Horton, Ontario


Horton, Ontario
Horton Township
—  Township  —
Municipal building
Horton, Ontario is located in Ontario
Coordinates: 45°30′N 76°40′W / 45.5°N 76.667°W / 45.5; -76.667Coordinates: 45°30′N 76°40′W / 45.5°N 76.667°W / 45.5; -76.667
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Renfrew
Government
 – Mayor Don Eady
 – Governing body Horton Council
 – MP Cheryl Gallant
 – MPP John Yakabuski
Area
 – Total 158.39 km2 (61.2 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 – Total 2,803
 – Density 17.7/km2 (45.8/sq mi)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
Postal code span
Area code(s) 613
Website www.hortontownship.ca

For other places with the same name, see Horton (disambiguation).

Horton is a township in eastern Ontario, Canada, at the confluence of the Bonnechere River and the Ottawa River in Renfrew County. The Town of Renfrew was originally part of Horton Township.

Robert A. Johnson was re-elected as Reeve in 2006.

Contents

Communities

  • Castleford
  • Castleford Station
  • Cotieville
  • Fergusons Beach
  • Goshen
  • Lochwinnoch
  • Mayhew
  • Thompson Hill

Statistics

According to the 2006 Statistics Canada Census:

  • Population: 2,803
  • % Change (2001-2006): 9.2
  • Dwellings (total): 1,287
  • Dwellings (excluding seasonal): 1,057

According to the 2001 Statistics Canada Census:

  • Population: 2,567
  • % Change (1996-2001): 2.1
  • Dwellings: 1,200
  • Area (km².): 158.39
  • Density (persons per km².): 16.2

Landmarks and notable institutions

External links


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