McGarry, Ontario


McGarry, Ontario
McGarry
—  Township  —
Virginiatown
McGarry is located in Ontario
McGarry
Coordinates: 48°08′N 79°35′W / 48.133°N 79.583°W / 48.133; -79.583Coordinates: 48°08′N 79°35′W / 48.133°N 79.583°W / 48.133; -79.583
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
District Timiskaming
Established
Government
 – Type Township
 – Reeve Clermont Lapointe
 – Federal riding Timmins—James Bay
 – Prov. riding Timiskaming—Cochrane
Area[1]
 – Land 86.05 km2 (33.2 sq mi)
Population (2006)[1]
 – Total 674
 – Density 7.8/km2 (20.2/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 – Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal code P0K 1X0
Area code(s) 705
Website www.mcgarry.ca

McGarry (2006 population 674) is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within the Timiskaming District.

The township includes the communities of Virginiatown and Kearns. It is situated on the border with Quebec, along Highway 66 between Kirkland Lake and Rouyn-Noranda.

Demographics

Population:[2]

  • Population in 2006: 674 (2001 to 2006 population change: -14.4 %)
  • Population in 2001: 787
  • Population in 1996: 1015
  • Population in 1991: 1139

Private dwellings, excluding seasonal cottages: 325 (total: 429)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 30.5 %
  • French as first language: 63 %
  • English and French as first language: 1.5 %
  • Other as first language: 5 %


Kearns and highway 66.

References

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada 2006 Census
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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