Hilliard, Ontario

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Hilliard
Township of Hilliard
Hilliardton
Hilliardton
Hilliard is located in Ontario
Hilliard
Hilliard
Coordinates: 47°43′30″N 79°42′00″W / 47.72500°N 79.70000°W / 47.72500; -79.70000Coordinates: 47°43′30″N 79°42′00″W / 47.72500°N 79.70000°W / 47.72500; -79.70000
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictTimiskaming
Government
 • TypeTownship
 • ReeveLaurie Bolesworth
 • Federal ridingTimmins—James Bay
 • Prov. ridingTimiskaming—Cochrane
Area
 • Land91.18 km2 (35.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total204
 • Density2.2/km2 (6/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code
P0J 1S0
Area code(s)705

Hilliard is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within the Timiskaming District. Its main community is Hilliardton, located along Secondary Highway 569. The smaller communities of Couttsville and Whitewood Grove are also located within the township.

The township was named in honour of Daniel Hilliard, member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1886 to 1888.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Population:[3]

  • Population in 2011: 204 (2006 to 2011 population change: -8.1 %)
  • Population in 2006: 222
  • Population in 2001: 241
  • Population in 1996: 253
  • Population in 1991: 248

Private dwellings, excluding seasonal cottages: 79 (total: 92)

Mother tongue:[4]

  • English as first language: 75%
  • French as first language: 24%
  • English and French as first language: 1%
  • Other as first language: 0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2011 Census Profile
  2. ^ ePodunk: Hilliard community profile
  3. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profile".