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Encyclopedia > Thunder Bay District, Ontario

Thunder Bay District is a district and census division in Northwestern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. The district seat is Thunder Bay. Image File history File links Ontthb. ... Local government areas called districts are used, or have been used, in several countries. ... Outline map of Canadas Census Divisions in 2001 Note: This page refers only to subdivisions in Canada. ... Northwestern Ontario is the region within the Canadian province of Ontario which lies north and west of Lake Superior, and west of Hudson Bay and James Bay. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked... A county seat is an administrative center for a county. ... Thunder Bay (, time zone EST) is a city in and the seat of Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada. ...

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History

Thunder Bay District was created in 1871 by provincial statute from the western half of Algoma District. Its northern and western boundaries were uncertain until Ontario's right to Northwestern Ontario was determined by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. Until about 1902 it was often called Algoma West from the name of the provincial constituency. Algoma District is a district and census division in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council is one of the highest courts in the United Kingdom. ...


The following districts include areas that were formerly part of Thunder Bay District:

Categories: Stub | Ontario districts ... Categories: Stub | Ontario districts ... Cochrane District, Ontario is a district and census division in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

Population

  • 2003 Postcensal estimate 154,783

Almost 80 per cent of the district's population lives in the Thunder Bay Census Metropolitan Area; no other community in the district exceeds 7,000 in population. A census metropolitan area, or CMA is a Canadian census subdivision comprising a large urban area (known as the urban core) and adjacent areas (known as urban and rural fringes) that have a high degree of social and economic integration with the urban core. ...


Census subdivisions

Municipalities:

Indian reserves Thunder Bay (, time zone EST) is a city in and the seat of Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada. ... Greenstone is an amalgamated town in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Marathon is a town located in the Thunder Bay district in Ontario. ... Manitouwadge is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Nipigon (2001 population 1,964) is a township in Thunder Bay District, Northwestern Ontario, Canada, located on the most northern point of Lake Superior and situtated along the west side of the Nipigon River and north of the small lake running between Lake Nipigon and Lake Superior. ... Population: 5,863 (Statistics Canada, 2001 Census) Area: 350. ... Red Rock is a town on the North Shore of Lake Superior in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. ... Nickname: n/a Motto: Official website: Shreiber Location [[Image:|250px||Location of Schreiber, Ontario]] Government Country Province Postal Code Canada Ontario P0T 2S0 Mayor Don McArthur Geographical characteristics Area Total n/a km² Land n/a km² Water n/a km² Population Total (2005) 1,500+ Metro area {{{population_metro}}} Density... Shuniah is a municipal township bordering the city of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada on the east. ... Terrace Bay is a township in Thunder Bay District in northern Ontario located on the north shore of Lake Superior east of Schreiber. ...

  • Aroland 83
  • Fort William 52
  • Ginoogaming First Nation
  • Gull River 55
  • Lac des Mille Lacs 22A1
  • Lake Helen 53A
  • Long Lake 58
  • Ojibway Nation of Saugeen (Savant Lake)
  • Osnaburgh 63A
  • Pays Plat 51
  • Pic Mobert North
  • Pic Mobert South
  • Pic River 50
  • Rocky Bay 1
  • Seine River 22A2
  • Whitesand

Unorganized areas Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation is an Ontario Indian reserve on the north shore of Lake Superior at the mouth of the Pic River. ...

Thunder Bay, Unorganized is an unorganized area in northwestern Ontario, Canada in Thunder Bay District. ...

Geographic Neighbors

Keweenaw County is a county located in the state of Michigan. ... Cook County is a county located in the state of Minnesota. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario districts ... Categories: Stub | Ontario districts ... Cochrane District, Ontario is a district and census division in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Algoma District is a district and census division in Northeastern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

See also

In the Canadian province of Ontario, there are three different types of census divisions: single-tier municipalities, upper-tier municipalities (which can be regional municipalities or counties) and districts. ...

External links

  • Thunder BayThunder Bay Community Guide
  • Thunder BayThunder Bay Ontario Internet Guide
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Thunder Bay, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2844 words)
Thunder Bay began a period of extraordinary growth in the era of Sir Wilfrid Laurier as a result of transcontinental railway building and the western wheat boom.
Thunder Bay is represented in the Canadian Parliament by Joe Comuzzi (Liberal) and Ken Boshcoff (Liberal), and in the Ontario Legislature by Michael Gravelle (Liberal) and Bill Mauro (Liberal).
Thunder Bay's name is the result of a mishandled referendum to determine the new name of the amalgamated Fort William and Port Arthur.
Thunder Bay District, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (318 words)
Thunder Bay District is a district and census division in Northwestern Ontario in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Thunder Bay District was created in 1871 by provincial statute from the western half of Algoma District.
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
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