South Frontenac, Ontario

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South Frontenac
Township (lower-tier)
Township of South Frontenac
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
South Frontenac is located in Southern Ontario
South Frontenac
South Frontenac
Location in southern Ontario
Coordinates: 44°30′29″N 76°29′38″W / 44.50806°N 76.49389°W / 44.50806; -76.49389Coordinates: 44°30′29″N 76°29′38″W / 44.50806°N 76.49389°W / 44.50806; -76.49389[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Frontenac
Incorporated 1998
Government
 • Type Township
 • Mayor Ron Vandewal
 • Federal riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
 • Prov. riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
Area[2]
 • Land 971.68 km2 (375.17 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 18,113
 • Density 18.6/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code K0H
Area code(s) 613, 343
Website www.township.southfrontenac.on.ca
Harrowsmith
Sydenham

South Frontenac is a township in Frontenac County in eastern Ontario, Canada.[1] It was amalgamated in 1998 from the former townships of Bedford, Loughborough, Portland, and Storrington.[3]

Contents

  • 1 Communities
  • 2 Education
  • 3 Demographics
  • 4 Notable people
  • 5 See also
  • 6 References
  • 7 External links

Communities[edit]

  • Battersea
  • Bedford
  • Bedford Mills
  • Bellrock
  • Bobs Lake
  • Bradshaw
  • Brewer Lake
  • Buck Lake
  • Burnt Hills
  • Burridge
  • Cedar Lake
  • Cranstons Beach
  • Davidsons Beach
  • Desert Lake
  • Fermoy 44°38′26″N 76°31′10″W / 44.64056°N 76.51944°W / 44.64056; -76.51944
  • Forest
  • Glendower
  • Harrowsmith
  • Hartington
  • Holleford 44°26′53″N 76°37′26″W / 44.448°N 76.624°W / 44.448; -76.624
  • Ida Hill 44°22′30″N 76°23′46″W / 44.375°N 76.396°W / 44.375; -76.396
  • Inverary
  • Keelerville 44°28′16″N 76°20′53″W / 44.471°N 76.348°W / 44.471; -76.348
  • Lake Opinicon 44°32′10″N 76°21′58″W / 44.536°N 76.366°W / 44.536; -76.366
  • Latimer
  • Lower Holleford
  • Maple Hill 44°24′00″N 76°20′20″W / 44.400°N 76.339°W / 44.400; -76.339
  • Milburn
  • Missouri
  • Moons Corners
  • Murvale
  • Murvale Station
  • Perth Road
  • Petworth
  • Railton 44°22′55″N 76°34′16″W / 44.382°N 76.571°W / 44.382; -76.571
  • Raymonds Corners 44°28′48″N 76°29′02″W / 44.480°N 76.484°W / 44.480; -76.484
  • Rosedale
  • Salem
  • Spaffordton
  • Star Corners
  • Sunbury
  • Sydenham
  • Verona 44°29′N 76°41′W / 44.483°N 76.683°W / 44.483; -76.683
  • Wilmer

Education[edit]

South Frontenac, along with Central Frontenac, North Frontenac and the Frontenac Islands, send students to schools part of the Limestone District School Board, based in neighboring Kingston.

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – South Frontenac, Ontario community profile
2011 2006
Population: 18,113 (-0.6% from 2006) 18,227 (11.0% from 2001)
Land area: 971.68 km2 (375.17 sq mi) 941.28 km2 (363.43 sq mi)
Population density: 18.6/km2 (48/sq mi) 19.4/km2 (50/sq mi)
Median age: 41.9 (M: 41.6, F: 42.2)
Total private dwellings: 8836 9069
Median household income: $70,297
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]

According to the Canada 2006 Census:[7]

  • Mother tongue:
    • English as first language: 94.5%
    • French as first language: 1.5%
    • English and French as first language: 0.1%
    • Other as first language: 3.9%

Population trend:[8]

  • Population in 2011: 18,113
  • Population in 2006: 18,227
  • Population in 2001: 16,415
  • Population in 1996:
    • Bedford (township): 1112
    • Loughborough (township): 5046
    • Portland (township): 5085
    • Storrington (township): 4468
  • Population in 1991:
    • Bedford (township): 927
    • Loughborough (township): 4489
    • Portland (township): 4734
    • Storrington (township): 3940

Notable people[edit]

  • John Babcock, the last Canadian World War I veteran, was born in South Frontenac.

See also[edit]

  • List of townships in Ontario

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "South Frontenac". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  2. ^ a b "South Frontenac census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  3. ^ Restructured municipalities - Ontario map #5 (Map). Restructuring Maps of Ontario. Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. 2006. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ Statistics Canada 2006 Census - South Frontenac community profile
  8. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

Other map sources:

  • Map 6 (PDF) (Map). 1 : 700,000. Official road map of Ontario. Ministry of Transportation of Ontario. 2016-01-01. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 

External links[edit]

  • Township of South Frontenac, Ontario