McDougall, Ontario

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McDougall
Municipality of McDougall
Municipal office
Municipal office
Motto(s): 
A Great Place To Live, A Great Place To Visit
McDougall is located in Southern Ontario
McDougall
McDougall
Coordinates: 45°27′N 80°01′W / 45.450°N 80.017°W / 45.450; -80.017Coordinates: 45°27′N 80°01′W / 45.450°N 80.017°W / 45.450; -80.017
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictParry Sound
IncorporatedMay 1, 1872
Government
 • TypeTownship
 • MayorDale Robinson
 • Federal ridingParry Sound—Muskoka
 • Prov. ridingParry Sound—Muskoka
Area
 • Land268.48 km2 (103.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total2,702
 • Density10.1/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)705
Websitewww.municipalityofmcdougall
.com

McDougall is a township in central Ontario, Canada, on the Parry Sound in the District of Parry Sound. It was named after William McDougall, one of the Fathers of Confederation.

In 2000, the Township of McDougall amalgamated with the unorganized geographic township of Ferguson, and created the Municipality of McDougall.

Communities[edit]

The township comprises the communities of Badger's Corners, Nobel, and Waubamik.

Nobel

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 Statistics Canada Census:[1]

  • Population: 2,705
  • % Change (2006-2011): 0.0
  • Area (km²): 268.30
  • Density (persons per km²): 10.1
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 1082 (total dwellings: 1664)
  • Mother tongue:[2]
    • English as first language: 93.3%
    • French as first language: 1.5%
    • English and French as first language: 0.6%
    • Other as first language: 4.6%

Population trend:[3]

  • Population in 2011: 2705
  • Population in 2006: 2704
  • Population in 2001: 2608
  • Population in 1996: 2299 (or 2674 when adjusted for 2001 boundaries)
  • Population in 1991: 2061

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]