South Frontenac, Ontario

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South Frontenac
Township (lower-tier)
Township of South Frontenac
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
South Frontenac is located in Southern Ontario
South Frontenac
South Frontenac
Location in southern Ontario
Coordinates: 44°30′29″N 76°29′38″W / 44.50806°N 76.49389°W / 44.50806; -76.49389Coordinates: 44°30′29″N 76°29′38″W / 44.50806°N 76.49389°W / 44.50806; -76.49389[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Frontenac
Incorporated 1998
Government
 • Type Township
 • Mayor Ron Vandewal
 • Federal riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
 • Prov. riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
Area[2]
 • Land 971.68 km2 (375.17 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 18,113
 • Density 18.6/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code K0H
Area code(s) 613, 343
Website www.township.southfrontenac.on.ca
Harrowsmith
Sydenham

South Frontenac is a township in Frontenac County in eastern Ontario, Canada.[1] It was amalgamated in 1998 from the former townships of Bedford, Loughborough, Portland, and Storrington.[3]

Communities[edit]

Education[edit]

South Frontenac, along with Central Frontenac, North Frontenac and the Frontenac Islands, send students to schools part of the Limestone District School Board, based in neighboring Kingston.

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – South Frontenac, Ontario community profile
2011 2006
Population: 18,113 (-0.6% from 2006) 18,227 (11.0% from 2001)
Land area: 971.68 km2 (375.17 sq mi) 941.28 km2 (363.43 sq mi)
Population density: 18.6/km2 (48/sq mi) 19.4/km2 (50/sq mi)
Median age: 41.9 (M: 41.6, F: 42.2)
Total private dwellings: 8836 9069
Median household income: $70,297
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]

According to the Canada 2006 Census:[7]

  • Mother tongue:
    • English as first language: 94.5%
    • French as first language: 1.5%
    • English and French as first language: 0.1%
    • Other as first language: 3.9%

Population trend:[8]

  • Population in 2011: 18,113
  • Population in 2006: 18,227
  • Population in 2001: 16,415
  • Population in 1996:
    • Bedford (township): 1112
    • Loughborough (township): 5046
    • Portland (township): 5085
    • Storrington (township): 4468
  • Population in 1991:
    • Bedford (township): 927
    • Loughborough (township): 4489
    • Portland (township): 4734
    • Storrington (township): 3940

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "South Frontenac". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  2. ^ a b "South Frontenac census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  3. ^ Restructured municipalities - Ontario map #5 (Map). Restructuring Maps of Ontario. Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. 2006. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ Statistics Canada 2006 Census - South Frontenac community profile
  8. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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