Dorion, Ontario

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Dorion
Township of Dorion
Ouimet Canyon
Ouimet Canyon
Dorion is located in Ontario
Dorion
Dorion
Coordinates: 48°47′N 88°36′W / 48.783°N 88.600°W / 48.783; -88.600Coordinates: 48°47′N 88°36′W / 48.783°N 88.600°W / 48.783; -88.600
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictThunder Bay
Settled1893
Incorporated1969
Government
 • ReeveEd Chambers
 • Federal ridingThunder Bay—Superior North
 • Prov. ridingThunder Bay—Superior North
Area
 • Land212.12 km2 (81.90 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • Total338
 • Density1.6/km2 (4/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code FSA
P0T 1K0
Area code(s)807 (857 exchange)
Websitewww.doriontownship.ca

Dorion is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within the Thunder Bay District. The township had a population of 338 in the Canada 2011 Census. Ouimet Canyon and the Dorion Bible Camp are located in the community.

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Dorion, Ontario community profile
2011 2006
Population: 338 (-10.8% from 2006) 379 (-14.3% from 2001)
Land area: 212.12 km2 (81.90 sq mi) 212.07 km2 (81.88 sq mi)
Population density: 1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi) 1.8/km2 (4.7/sq mi)
Median age: 45.3 (M: 45.3, F: 45.3)
Total private dwellings: 154 188
Median household income: $59,195
References: 2011[1] 2006[2] earlier[3]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2006: 379
  • Population in 2001: 442
  • Population in 1996: 472
  • Population in 1991: 513

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-03-29.
  2. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-25.
  3. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census