Champlain, Ontario

Champlain is a township in eastern Ontario, Canada, in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell on the Ottawa River. It was formed on January 1, 1998, through the amalgamation of West Hawkesbury Township, Longueuil Township, Town of Vankleek Hill, and the Village of L'Orignal.

Champlain
Township of Champlain
Canton de Champlain
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Location within Prescott and Russell
Location within Prescott and Russell
Champlain is located in Southern Ontario
Champlain
Champlain
Location within southern Ontario
Coordinates: 45°32′N 74°39′W / 45.533°N 74.650°W / 45.533; -74.650Coordinates: 45°32′N 74°39′W / 45.533°N 74.650°W / 45.533; -74.650
Country Canada
Province Ontario
CountyPrescott and Russell
FormedJanuary 1, 1998
Government
 • MayorNormand Riopel
 • Federal ridingGlengarry—Prescott—Russell
 • Prov. ridingGlengarry—Prescott—Russell
Area
 • Land207.27 km2 (80.03 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total8,706
 • Density42.0/km2 (109/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code FSA
K0B
Area code(s)613
Websitewww.champlain.ca

CommunitiesEdit

The township comprises the communities of Aberdeen, Cassburn, Green Lane, Happy Hollow, Henrys Corners, L'Ange-Gardien, L'Orignal, Pleasant Corners, Ritchance, Riviera Estate, Sandy Hill, Springhill, Vankleek Hill, Vankleek Hill Station, Village Lanthier, and St. Eugene. The township administrative offices are located in Vankleek Hill.

DemographicsEdit

Canada census – Champlain, Ontario community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 8,706 (+1.6% from 2011) 8,573 (-1.3% from 2006) 8,683 (+1.1% from 2001)
Land area: 207.27 km2 (80.03 sq mi) 207.24 km2 (80.02 sq mi) 207.15 km2 (79.98 sq mi)
Population density: 42.0/km2 (109/sq mi) 41.4/km2 (107/sq mi) 41.9/km2 (109/sq mi)
Median age: 50.8 (M: 50.4, F: 51.1) 44.4 (M: 44.2, F: 44.5)
Total private dwellings: 3,910 3,769 3,649
Median household income: $72,521 $53,527
References: 2016[2] 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]
YearPop.±%
19968,375—    
20018,591+2.6%
20068,683+1.1%
20118,573−1.3%
20168,706+1.6%
[6][7][1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Census Profile, 2016 Census: Champlain, Township". Statistics Canada. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  2. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2019-07-01.
  3. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  6. ^ Statistics Canada: 2001, 2006
  7. ^ "Champlain census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-28.

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