Burpee and Mills is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario. It was formed on January 1, 1998, through the annexation of the unorganized geographic township of Mills by Burpee Township.

Burpee and Mills
Township of Burpee and Mills
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Burpee and Mills is located in Southern Ontario
Burpee and Mills
Burpee and Mills
Coordinates: 45°47′N 82°34′W / 45.783°N 82.567°W / 45.783; -82.567Coordinates: 45°47′N 82°34′W / 45.783°N 82.567°W / 45.783; -82.567
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictManitoulin
FormedJanuary 1, 1998
Government
 • TypeTownship
 • ReeveKen Noland
 • MPCarol Hughes (NDP)
 • MPPMichael Mantha (NDP)
Area
 • Land218.48 km2 (84.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[2]
 • Total343
 • Density1.6/km2 (4/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal code
P0P 1H0
Area code(s)705
Websitewww.burpeemills.com Edit this at Wikidata

Located in the Manitoulin District, the township had a population of 343 in the 2016 Canadian census. Industries include tourism, agriculture, aquaculture, and logging.

CommunitiesEdit

The township comprises the communities of Burpee, Elizabeth Bay, Evansville and Poplar.

 
Rural country between Evansville and Elizabeth Bay

DemographicsEdit

Canada census – Burpee and Mills community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 343 (+11.4% from 2011) 308 (-6.4% from 2006) 329 (-9.1% from 2001)
Land area: 218.48 km2 (84.36 sq mi) 218.48 km2 (84.36 sq mi) 218.48 km2 (84.36 sq mi)
Population density: 1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi) 1.4/km2 (3.6/sq mi) 1.5/km2 (3.9/sq mi)
Median age: 54.8 (M: 53.6, F: 55.6) 49.9 (M: 50.6, F: 48.0)
Total private dwellings: 274 255 301
Median household income: $56,192 $38,468
References: 2016[3] 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
YearPop.±%
2001362—    
2006329−9.1%
2011308−6.4%
2016343+11.4%
[7][1][2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Burpee and Mills census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-24.
  2. ^ a b "Census Profile, 2016 Census: Burpee and Mills, Township". Statistics Canada. Retrieved June 20, 2019.
  3. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2019-06-20.
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-02-24.
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-02-24.
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  7. ^ Statistics Canada: 2001, 2006 census

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