Faraday, Ontario

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Faraday
Township (lower-tier)
Township of Faraday
Municipal office of Faraday Twp. along Hwy. 28
Municipal office of Faraday Twp. along Hwy. 28
Faraday is located in Southern Ontario
Faraday
Faraday
Coordinates: 45°00′N 77°55′W / 45.000°N 77.917°W / 45.000; -77.917Coordinates: 45°00′N 77°55′W / 45.000°N 77.917°W / 45.000; -77.917
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Hastings
Government
 • Type Township
 • Reeve Carl Tinny
 • Federal riding Prince Edward—Hastings
 • Prov. riding Prince Edward—Hastings
Area[1]
 • Land 217.97 km2 (84.16 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,468
 • Density 6.7/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code K0L 1C0
Area code(s) 613 and 343
Website www.faraday.ca

Faraday is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within Hastings County.

The township comprises the communities of Bow Lake, Faraday, Monck Road, and Paudash.

Community of Paudash

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Faraday, Ontario community profile
2011 2006
Population: 1468 (-7.0% from 2006) 1578 (-0.2% from 2001)
Land area: 217.97 km2 (84.16 sq mi) 215.23 km2 (83.10 sq mi)
Population density: 6.7/km2 (17/sq mi) 7.3/km2 (19/sq mi)
Median age: 49.4 (M: 50.0, F: 49.0)
Total private dwellings: 1224 1272
Median household income: $44,365
References: 2011[1] 2006[2] earlier[3]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 1468
  • Population in 2006: 1578
  • Population in 2001: 1581
  • Population in 1996: 1638
  • Population in 1991: 1495

Mother tongue:[2]

  • English as first language: 94.6%
  • French as first language: 0.6%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 4.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 
  2. ^ a b "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-03-01. 
  3. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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