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Encyclopedia > Manitoulin District, Ontario

The Manitoulin District is a district in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. It was created in 1888 from part of Algoma District. The district seat is Gore Bay. Image File history File links This is the same subdivision map of Ontario already posted to several other related articles by User:Earl Andrew; Ive simply edited the image to reflect a district not yet mapped. ... Districts are a form of local government in several countries. ... Northeastern Ontario is the region within the Canadian province of Ontario which lies north and east of the Great Lakes. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) • Land 917,741 km² • Water 158,654 km² (14. ... Algoma District is a district and census division in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Gore Bay is a town on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. ...


The Manitoulin District comprises Manitoulin Island and a number of small islands around it. Although it previously included the municipality of Killarney on the mainland as well, Killarney was transferred to the Sudbury District in the late 1990s. Manitoulin Island Manitoulin Island is the worlds largest freshwater lake island, with an area of 2,766 square kilometres (1068 square miles). ... Killarney, Ontario is a town located on the northern shore of Georgian Bay in the Sudbury District. ... The Sudbury District is a district in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... // Events and trends The 1990s are generally classified as having moved slightly away from the more conservative 1980s, but otherwise retaining the same mindset. ...


In 2001, the population of Manitoulin District was 12,679. 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

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Municipalities

  • Town of Gore Bay
  • Town of Northeastern Manitoulin and The Islands
  • Township of Assiginack
  • Township of Barrie Island
  • Municipality of Billings
  • Township of Burpee and Mills
  • Township of Central Manitoulin
  • Township of Cockburn Island
  • Township of Gordon
  • Township of Tehkummah
  • Unorganized Township of Robinson
  • Unorganized Township of Dawson

Gore Bay is a town on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. ... Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (2001 census population 2,531) is a town in Northern Ontario, Canada, approximately 30 kilometres south of Espanola, Ontario. ... The Township of Gordon is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, in the Manitoulin District. ...

Demographics

Ethnic Groups

Religious Groups White is a color (more accurately it contains all the colors of the visible spectrum and is sometimes described as an achromatic color—black is the absence of color) that has high brightness but zero hue. ... Aboriginal peoples in Canada are indigenous peoples recognized in the Canadian Constitution Act, 1982 as the Indians (First Nations), Métis, and Inuit. ...

Protestantism is a general grouping of denominations within Christianity. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ...

Indian reserves

  • M'Chingeeng 22 (West Bay 22), Ontario
  • Aundek Omni Kaning (Sucker Creek 23
  • Sheguiandah 24, Ontario
  • Sheshegwaning 20, Ontario
  • Sucker Creek 23, Ontario
  • Whitefish River 4, Ontario
  • Wikwemikong Unceded 26, Ontario
  • Zhiibaahaasing 19 (Cockburn Island 19), Ontario

Communities

Little Current is a community in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Gore Bay is a town on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. ...

Provincial Highways

Manitoulin District is served by only one primary provincial highway, Highway 6. This highway enters the district at the ferry docks in South Baymouth, in the township of Tehkummah, where the Chi-Cheemaun ferry travels to and from Tobermory in the municipality of Northern Bruce Peninsula, Ontario. It exits the district in the Whitefish River First Nation, just south of Whitefish Falls, Ontario, when it crosses into the Sudbury District. The Chi-Cheemaun opening its bow visor. ... Whitefish Falls is a community in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... The Sudbury District is a district in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ...


A number of secondary provincial highways, the equivalent in a district to a county or municipal road in Southern Ontario, serve the communities of Manitoulin Island. These are:

  • Highway 540, which extends from the community of Little Current (Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands) to Meldrum Bay, the westernmost settlement on the island,
  • Highway 540A, which connects Barrie Island to Highway 540,
  • Highway 540B, which connects Gore Bay to Highway 540,
  • Highway 542, which extends from Highway 540 south of Gore Bay to Highway 6 near Tehkummah,
  • Highway 542A, which connects the community of Tehkummah to Highway 542,
  • Highway 551, which extends from M'Chigeeng (West Bay) to Providence Bay (Central Manitoulin).


Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (2001 census population 2,531) is a town in Northern Ontario, Canada, approximately 30 kilometres south of Espanola, Ontario. ... Gore Bay is a town on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. ...

Census Divisions of Ontario Flag of Ontario
Counties of Ontario: Bruce | Dufferin | Elgin | Essex | Frontenac | Grey | Haliburton | Hastings | Huron | Lambton | Lanark | Leeds and Grenville | Lennox and Addington | Middlesex | Northumberland | Perth | Peterborough | Prescott and Russell | Renfrew | Simcoe | Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry | Wellington
Regional Municipalities of Ontario: Durham | Halton | Muskoka | Niagara | Oxford | Peel | Waterloo | York
Single Tier Municipalities of Ontario: Brant | Brantford | Chatham-Kent | Greater Sudbury | Haldimand | Hamilton | Kawartha Lakes | Norfolk | Ottawa | Prince Edward | Toronto
Separated municipalities - Historic counties of Ontario
Districts of Ontario: Algoma | Cochrane | Kenora | Manitoulin | Nipissing | Parry Sound | Rainy River | Sudbury | Thunder Bay | Timiskaming

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Manitoulin District, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (464 words)
Manitoulin District is a district in Northeastern Ontario within the Canadian province of Ontario.
In 2001, the population of Manitoulin District was 12,679; in 2005, it had risen to 13,395.
A number of secondary provincial highways, the equivalent in a district to a county or municipal road in Southern Ontario, serve the communities of Manitoulin Island.
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