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Admaston/Bromley is an incorporated township in Renfrew County, Eastern Ontario, Canada.[1] It was formed on January 1, 2000, when Admaston and Bromley Townships were amalgamated. It takes part of its name from Admaston, Staffordshire, a small English hamlet.[3]

Admaston/Bromley
Township of Admaston/Bromley
Typical countryside near Douglas
Typical countryside near Douglas
Admaston/ Bromley is located in Southern Ontario
Admaston/ Bromley
Admaston/
Bromley
Location in southern Ontario
Coordinates: 45°31′45″N 76°53′49″W / 45.52917°N 76.89694°W / 45.52917; -76.89694Coordinates: 45°31′45″N 76°53′49″W / 45.52917°N 76.89694°W / 45.52917; -76.89694[1]
Country Canada
Province Ontario
CountyRenfrew
FormedJanuary 1, 2000 (2000-01-01)
Government
 • TypeTownship
 • MayorMichael Donohue
 • MPCheryl Gallant (CPC)
 • MPPJohn Yakabuski (OPC)
Area
 • Land524.06 km2 (202.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[2]
 • Total2,935
 • Density5.6/km2 (15/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal code
K0J
Area code(s)613,343
Websitewww.admastonbromley.com

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CommunitiesEdit

The township comprises the communities of Admaston, Balsam Hill, Belangers Corners, Bromley, Bulgers Corners, Connaught, Douglas, Ferguslea, Fremo Corners, Kellys Corner, Martins Corner, McDougall, Moores Lake, Mount St. Patrick, Northcote, Oakgrove, Osceola, Payne, Pine Valley, Renfrew Junction, Rosebank, Shamrock and Wolftown.

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±%
19912,752[a]—    
19962,837[b]+3.1%
20012,824−0.5%
20062,716−3.8%
20112,844+4.7%
20162,935+3.2%
2016[4], 2011[5], 2006[6], earlier[7]

According to the Canada 2006 Census, Admaston/Bromley is predominately English speaking with 89% speaking English as first language, 1% speaking French as first language and 9% speaking another first language.

 
Douglas
 
Hamlet of Shamrock


See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Population is the sum of Admaston Township: 1551 and Bromley Township: 1201
  2. ^ Population is the sum of Admaston Township: 1648 and Bromley Township: 1189

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Admaston/Bromley". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2012-10-06.
  2. ^ a b "Admaston/Bromley census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-09.
  3. ^ The Citizen's District Staff of Correspondents (30 October 1937). "Origin of Place Names in District: Admaston". The Ottawa Evening Citizen (115). Ottawa, Canada. p. 19. Retrieved 16 August 2015. Admaston in Renfrew county was named after a village in Staffordshire, England.
  4. ^ "Census Profile, 2016 Census Admaston/Bromley, Township". Statistics Canada. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  5. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013.
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011.
  7. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.

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