White City, Saskatchewan

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White City
Town
White City Community Centre
White City Community Centre
Motto: Country Living
White City is located in Saskatchewan
White City
White City
Town of White City in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 50°26′07″N 104°21′26″W / 50.43528°N 104.35722°W / 50.43528; -104.35722
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Government
 • Governing body White City Town Council
Area
 • Total 6.00 km2 (2.32 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,894
 • Density 315.6/km2 (817/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Forward sortation area S4L
Area code(s) +1-306
[1][2]

White City is a commuter town in the White Butte area of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. White City is 10 kilometres (6 mi) east of Regina on the Trans-Canada Highway. The town is primarily populated by urban professionals and young families who work in Regina. The town's motto is "Country Living."

History[edit]

White City began on 80 acres (32 ha) owned by Johnstone Lipsett. The community became a hamlet in 1958, a village in 1967 and a town in 2000.

Services[edit]

White City is fully serviced with convenience and grocery stores, medical and dental clinics, a library, 18-hole golf course and a Canada Post office.

Education[edit]

École White City School and Emerald Ridge Elementary School provide education for kindergarten through 8th grade. Students in grades 9 through 12 are bused 10 minutes northeast to Greenall High School in Balgonie.

Statistics[edit]

Canada census – White City, Saskatchewan community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 3,099 (63.2% from 2011) 1,894 (70.2% from 2006) 1,113 (+1.1% from 2001)
Land area: 7.52 km2 (2.90 sq mi) 6.00 km2 (2.32 sq mi) 4.64 km2 (1.79 sq mi)
Population density: 412.4/km2 (1,068/sq mi) 315.6/km2 (817/sq mi) 240.0/km2 (622/sq mi)
Median age: 35.9 (M: 35.7, F: 36.0)
Total private dwellings: 1,036 598 362
Median household income: $77,368
References: 2016[3] 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". Retrieved 6 September 2009. 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". Retrieved 2014-03-11. 
  3. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". Canada 2016 Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-05-12. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

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Coordinates: 50°26′07″N 104°21′26″W / 50.43528°N 104.35722°W / 50.43528; -104.35722