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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."

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
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HistoryEdit

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.

ServicesEdit

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.

EducationEdit

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.

StatisticsEdit

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]

ReferencesEdit

  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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