Perry, Ontario

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Perry
Township of Perry
Emsdale
Emsdale
Perry is located in Southern Ontario
Perry
Perry
Coordinates: 45°30′N 79°17′W / 45.500°N 79.283°W / 45.500; -79.283Coordinates: 45°30′N 79°17′W / 45.500°N 79.283°W / 45.500; -79.283
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictParry Sound
Settled1873
Incorporated1888
Government
 • TypeTownship
 • MayorNorm Hofstetter
 • Federal ridingParry Sound—Muskoka
 • Prov. ridingParry Sound—Muskoka
Area
 • Land187.22 km2 (72.29 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total2,454
 • Density13.1/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code
P0A 1J0
Area code(s)705
Websitewww.townshipofperry.ca

Perry is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in the Almaguin Highlands region of Parry Sound District.

The township had a population of 2,454 in the 2016 Canadian census.

Communities[edit]

  • Clear Lake
  • Emsdale
  • Novar
  • Scotia
  • Swindon
  • Walls

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[2]

  • Population in 2016: 2454 (2011 to 2016 population change: 5.9%)
  • Population in 2011: 2317 (2006 to 2011 population change: 15.3%)
  • Population in 2006: 2010
  • Population in 2001: 2252
  • Population in 1996: 2215
  • Population in 1991: 2049

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 966 (total dwellings: 1517)

Mother tongue:[3]

  • English as first language: 91.8%
  • French as first language: 1.0%
  • English and French as first language: 0.5%
  • Other as first language: 6.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2011 Census Profile
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  3. ^ "2006 Community Profile".

External links[edit]