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Population in 2011: 2,615,060
Population in 2006: 2,503,281
Population in 2001: 2,481,494

2006 to 2011 population change
This division:

4.5%
Ontario:

5.7%
2001 to 2006 population change
This division:

0.9%
Province:

6.6%

Total private houses: 1,107,851
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 1,047,877
Land area (km2): 630.21

Population density per square kilometre
This division:

4,149.5
Nearby towns and cities:

14.1


Toronto population and houses statistics

Zoos located in this division

  • Toronto Zoo
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

Colleges located in Toronto

  • University of Toronto Faculty of Law
  • Munk School of Global Affairs
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Arts and Science

Universities located in Toronto

  • University of Toronto
  • York University
  • Toronto Police College
  • University of Trinity College
  • Ryerson University
  • OCAD University
  • Victoria University
  • University College, Toronto
  • University of Toronto Scarborough
  • Rotman School of Management
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Information
  • Tyndale University College and Seminary
  • Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology
  • Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • University of St. Michael's College
  • Rochdale College
  • The Master and Fellows of Massey College
  • The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
  • Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology
  • Lakehead University

Historic sites located in Toronto

  • IOOF Hall

Golf facilities in this division

  • Weston Golf and Country Club

Laboratories located in this division

  • Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

TV stations located in Toronto

  • Sun News Network
  • The Sports Network
  • CIII-DT (Digital: 41 UHF)
  • CITY-DT (Digital: 44 UHF)
  • Fight Network
  • Sportsnet
  • Family Channel
  • YTV
  • CablePulse 24
  • The Movie Network
  • MuchMusic
  • CKXT-DT
  • Teletoon
  • CFTO-DT (Digital: 9 VHF)
  • Cottage Life
  • Movie Central
  • MTV
  • InnerSPACE
  • CBLT-DT (Digital: 20 UHF)
  • Sportsnet 360

Ski areas in this division

  • Glen Eden
  • North York Ski Centre
  • Georgian Peaks Club
  • Uplands Ski Centre

Churches located in Toronto

  • St. Michael's Cathedral
  • BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Toronto
  • Knox Presbyterian Church
  • St. Andrew's Church
  • St. Andrew's United Church
  • Bond Street Congregational Church
  • Wesley Mimico United Church
  • Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto
  • St Leo's Roman Catholic Church
  • Avenue Road Church, now a Hare Krishna temple
  • Asbury & West United Church
  • Holy Family Roman Catholic Church
  • Catch the Fire Toronto
  • Bloor Street United Church
  • Saint Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church
  • Deer Park United Church
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church
  • Central United Church
  • Church of the Epiphany and St. Mark
  • College Street United Church

Amusement parks located in Toronto

  • Ontario Place
  • Centreville

Government agencies located in Toronto

  • Legal Aid Ontario
  • Ontario Centre of Forensic Sciences
  • Metrolinx
  • Ontario Film Review Board
  • Toronto Community Housing
  • Ministry of Transportation of Ontario
  • Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
  • Ministry of Education
  • Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
  • Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
  • Ministry of the Environment
  • Toronto
  • Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs
  • Workplace Safety & Insurance Board
  • Ontario Securities Commission
  • Ministry of Labour
  • Elections Ontario

Companies located in Toronto

  • Delrina
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Limited
  • Tucows Inc.
  • Barrick Gold Corporation
  • Wind Mobile
  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
  • Nelvana Limited
  • George Weston Limited
  • Toronto-Dominion Bank
  • Avro Canada
  • Fairfax Financial
  • CityNews
  • Eaton's
  • Cineplex Inc.
  • Rogers Communications
  • Brookfield Asset Management
  • Bank of Nova Scotia
  • Liquor Control Board of Ontario
  • CHUM Limited

IUCN protected areas in this division

  • Downsview Park

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

39.2
Ontario:

40.4
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
This division:

84.7%
Ontario:

83.0%

Age Characteristics

Age characteristics of this division

Airlines located in Toronto

  • Porter Airlines (IATA: PD, ICAO: POE)
  • Sunwing Airlines (IATA: WG, ICAO: SWG)
  • Sky Regional Airlines (IATA: RS, ICAO: SKV)
  • Skyservice (IATA: 5G, ICAO: SSV)
  • SkyLink Express (ICAO: SLQ)
  • City Express (IATA: OU, ICAO: OUL)
  • Canada (IATA: 2T, ICAO: CMM)

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,131,780
This division:

51.1%
Province:

57.7%
Male: 567,150
Here:

54.0%
Province:

59.8%
Female: 564,630
This division:

48.5%
Ontario:

55.7%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,082,410
This division:

48.9%
Province:

42.3%
Male: 483,180
This division:

46.0%
Province:

40.2%
Female: 599,230
This division:

51.5%
Province:

44.3%

This division - Married

Toronto - Not married

This division marital status details

Museums in this division

  • Royal Ontario Museum
  • Koffler Centre of the Arts
  • Art Gallery of Ontario
  • McLaughlin Planetarium
  • David Mirvish Gallery
  • Hart House
  • Royal Regiment of Canada Museum
  • The Queen's York Rangers (1st American Regiment)
  • Bata Shoe Museum
  • Fort York
  • Casa Loma
  • Aga Khan Museum
  • Ontario Science Centre
  • 48th Highlanders of Canada Museum
  • Canadian Air and Space Museum
  • The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
  • Design Exchange
  • Wynick/Tuck Gallery
  • Harbourfront Centre
  • Fort Rouille

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Toronto

Households types in Toronto

Average family income in Toronto in 2005

This division families and households characteristics

Radio stations in this division

  • CHUM (1050 kHz)
  • CKLN-FM (88.1 MHz)
  • CFRB (1010 kHz, 6.07 MHz)
  • CBLA-FM (99.1 MHz)
  • CKIS-FM (92.5 MHz)
  • CKAV-FM
  • CKFM-FM (99.9 MHz)
  • CIRR-FM (103.9 MHz)
  • CJCL (590 kHz)
  • CHUM-FM (104.5 MHz)
  • CFXJ-FM
  • CHFI-FM (98.1 MHz)
  • Radio Glendon (89.9 MHz)
  • CHBM-FM
  • CFTR (680 kHz)
  • CFZM (740 kHz)
  • CJRT-FM (91.1 MHz)
  • CIND-FM (88.1 MHz)
  • CIUT-FM (89.5 MHz)
  • CKFG-FM (98.7 MHz)

Magazines located in this division

  • Maclean's (ISSN: 0024-9262)
  • Opera Canada (ISSN: 0030-3577)
  • Corporate Knights (ISSN: 1703-2016)
  • Monocle (ISSN: 1753-2434)
  • The Walrus (ISSN: 1708-4032)
  • Toronto Life (ISSN: 0049-4194)
  • Chatelaine (ISSN: 0009-1995)
  • Taddle Creek
  • Fashion (ISSN: 1714-9835)
  • Where
  • Canadian Business (ISSN: 0008-3100)
  • Today's Parent (ISSN: 0823-9258)
  • Star Weekly
  • The Hockey News (ISSN: 0018-3016)
  • This (ISSN: 1491-2678)
  • Exclaim (ISSN: 1207-6600)
  • Literary Review of Canada (ISSN: 1188-7494)
  • Existere (ISSN: 1710-386X)
  • Now (ISSN: 0712-1326)
  • Brick

Stadiums located in Toronto

  • Rogers Centre
  • Maple Leaf Gardens
  • BMO Field
  • Exhibition Stadium
  • Mutual Street Arena
  • Air Canada Centre
  • Varsity Stadium
  • Ricoh Coliseum
  • MasterCard Centre
  • Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre
  • Mutual Street Rink
  • Rexall Centre
  • Lamport Stadium
  • Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport
  • Birchmount Stadium
  • Rosedale Field
  • Pan Am and Parapan Am Athletics Stadium
  • Pan Am Field Hockey Centre
  • Centennial Park BMX Park
  • Monarch Park Stadium

Military structures located in Toronto

  • New Fort York
  • Naval Shipyards
  • Magasin Royale

Airports in this division

  • Toronto/Downsview Airport (ICAO: CYZD)
  • De Lesseps Field
  • Billy Bishop Toronto City Water Aerodrome

Cemeteries in Toronto

  • St. James Cemetery
  • Park Lawn Cemetery
  • Toronto Necropolis
  • St. John's Cemetery Norway
  • St. Michael's Cemetery
  • Pape Avenue Cemetery
  • Taber Hill
  • Dawes Road Cemetery

Bridges in Toronto

  • Prince Edward Viaduct
  • Cherry Street lift bridge
  • Dufferin Street bridges
  • Vale of Avoca
  • Cherry Street Strauss Trunnion Bascule Bridge
  • SkyWalk
  • Humber Bay Arch Bridge
  • Lake Shore Boulevard Bailey Bridge
  • Sewells Road Bridge
  • Crawford Street Bridge
  • Harbord Street Bridge
  • Bayview Bridge

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Toronto

First official language spoken in this division

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language details for Toronto

Music festivals located in this division

  • Edgefest
  • Kumbaya Festival
  • North by Northeast
  • Wavelength Music Arts Projects
  • Heavy T.O
  • Rogers Picnic

Newspapers in this division

  • Toronto Star (ISSN: 0319-0781)
  • National Post (ISSN: 1486-8008)
  • Toronto Sun (ISSN: 0837-3175)
  • Canadian Jewish News
  • Toronto Telegram
  • Vochenblatt
  • The Varsity (ISSN: 0042-2789)
  • Spacing
  • The Toronto Standard
  • fab
  • 24H (ISSN: 1711-7976)
  • The Globe and Mail (ISSN: 0319-0714)
  • Eye Weekly (ISSN: 1192-6074)
  • Today Daily News
  • Ming Pao Daily News, Toronto edition
  • The Northern Miner
  • Vapaa Sana
  • BioSynergy Magazine (ISSN: 1918-0276)
  • The Catholic Register (ISSN: 0383-1620)
  • Xtra! (ISSN: 0829-3384)

Observatories located in this division

  • York University Observatory (Altitude: 643 ft)

Sports teams in Toronto

  • Toronto Raptors (NBA)
  • Edge and Christian (Wrestling)
  • Toronto Marlboros (Hockey)
  • Toronto St. Michael's Majors (Hockey)
  • merged w/ (Hockey)
  • Toronto Aeros (Hockey)
  • Toronto Varsity Blues women's ice hockey (Hockey)
  • Toronto Furies (Hockey)
  • Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers (NFL)
  • Toronto Huskies (NBA)
  • Ontario Blues (Rugby)
  • Toronto Tecumsehs (Hockey)
  • Toronto Maple Leafs (Baseball)
  • Toronto Indians (NFL)
  • Toronto Young Rangers (Hockey)
  • Toronto Aura Lee (Hockey)
  • Toronto Amateur Athletic Club (NFL)
  • Toronto Native Sons (Hockey)
  • Toronto Predators (Hockey)
  • Toronto Rush

Organizations in this division

  • Toronto Port Authority
  • Royal Canadian Academy of Arts
  • The Royal Conservatory
  • GlobalMedic
  • Writers' Trust of Canada
  • Sentinel Project for Genocide Prevention
  • Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival
  • Royal Canadian Military Institute
  • Royal Canadian Numismatic Association
  • Royal Canadian Yacht Club
  • B'nai Brith Canada
  • Pride Week
  • Authors at Harbourfront Centre
  • Canadian Spinal Research Organization
  • United Macedonians Organization
  • Canadian Unitarian Council
  • CANFAR
  • IFA
  • Free the Children
  • Toronto Light Opera Association

Prisons in this division

  • Andrew Mercer Reformatory for Women
  • Toronto Central Prison
  • Toronto West Detention Centre
  • Toronto Central Prison Chapel

Hotels located in this division

  • The Omni King Edward Hotel
  • Fairmont Royal York
  • Park Hyatt Toronto
  • Eaton Chelsea, Toronto
  • InterContinental Toronto Centre

Publishers located in this division

  • New Canadian Library
  • Harlequin Enterprises
  • Litopys UPA
  • Speakeasy Comics
  • Random House of Canada
  • Tightrope Books
  • McClelland & Stewart
  • Bell Features
  • Bioline International
  • Dundurn Press
  • ECW Press
  • Between the Lines Books
  • Kids Can Press
  • Annick Press
  • University of Toronto Press
  • Tundra Books
  • McArthur & Company Publishing
  • Carswell
  • Key Porter Books
  • Anglo-American Publishing

Race courses located in this division

  • Woodbine Racetrack
  • Dufferin Park Racetrack
  • Greenwood

Buildings in Toronto

  • Toronto-Dominion Centre
  • CN Tower
  • Old City Hall
  • Ontario Legislative Building
  • Toronto City Hall
  • Kiever Synagogue
  • Pure Food Building
  • Corus Quay
  • National Club
  • First Canadian Place
  • 299 Queen Street West
  • Toronto Normal School
  • The Music Hall
  • Dineen Building
  • Anshei Minsk
  • Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto
  • Brookfield Place
  • Spadina Museum
  • Beach Hebrew Institute
  • Bay Adelaide Centre

Venues in Toronto

  • Convocation Hall
  • El Mocambo
  • Canadian Opera Company
  • Masonic Temple
  • Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
  • Colonial Tavern
  • Horseshoe Tavern
  • Polson Pier
  • Canadian Music Centre
  • The Cameron House
  • The Rivoli
  • Drake Hotel
  • Lee's Palace
  • Bovine Sex Club
  • La Societe
  • The Matador Club
  • Sneaky Dee's
  • The Guvernment
  • Phoenix Concert Theatre
  • Albert Campbell Square

Convention centers located in Toronto

  • Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Parks located in this division

  • High Park
  • Bobbie Rosenfeld Park
  • St. James Park
  • Rouge Park
  • Artscape Wychwood Barns
  • Gwendolyn MacEwen Park
  • Crothers Woods
  • Allan Gardens
  • Trinity Bellwoods Park
  • Sorauren Avenue Park
  • Christie Pits
  • Sherbourne Common
  • Healey Willan Park
  • Toronto Botanical Garden
  • Riverdale Park
  • Little Norway Park
  • Ireland Park
  • Roundhouse Park
  • Cherry Beach
  • Grange Park

Noteworthy people related to this division

Noteworthy people born here:
  • Stephen Harper (Politician)
  • Neil Young (Musical Artist)
  • Naheed Nenshi (Politician)
  • Corey Haim
  • Angelina Love (Wrestler)
  • Peter Jennings
  • James Randi
  • Howard Moscoe (Politician)
  • Michael Ignatieff (Politician)
  • Drake (Musical Artist)
  • Gail Kim (Wrestler)
  • Cody Hodgson (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Christopher Plummer
  • Vincent Massey (Politician)
  • Paul Watson
  • Peaches (Musical Artist)
  • Eric McCormack
  • Conn Smythe
  • John Part (Darts Player)
  • Lester B. Pearson (Politician)
Home town of:
  • Jane Jacobs
  • Ahmed Said Khadr
  • David Frum
  • Donald Sutherland
  • Eric Radford (Figure Skater)
  • Daniel Negreanu (Poker Player)
  • Zaynab Khadr
  • Vanessa Crone (Figure Skater)
  • Lois Maxwell
  • Kharis Ralph (Figure Skater)
  • Scott Speedman
  • Gregory Merson (Poker Player)
  • Dylan Moscovitch (Figure Skater)
  • Clement Willis Bowman
  • Brittany Jones (Figure Skater)
  • Robert Kennedy
  • Abdulkareem Khadr
  • Todd Brett White
  • Matt Zbyszewski (Volleyball Player)
  • Leah Miller
Death place of:
  • Emma Goldman (Philosopher)
  • Jack Layton (Politician)
  • Marshall McLuhan (Philosopher)
  • Henry Morgentaler
  • Jane Jacobs
  • William Lyon Mackenzie (Politician)
  • Harold Innis
  • Sir William Mulock (Politician)
  • Conn Smythe
  • Goldwin Smith
  • Sydney Newman
  • Harold Ballard (Football)
  • Paul Kane (Artist)
  • Lucy Maud Montgomery (Writer)
  • Daniel Roland Michener (Politician)
  • Charles G. D. Roberts (Writer)
  • Northrop Frye (Philosopher)
  • Donn Reynolds (Musical Artist)
  • Maury Chaykin
  • Wynton Kelly (Musical Artist)
Burial place of:
  • Jack Layton (Politician)
  • Conn Smythe
  • Ned Hanlan
  • Sarah Anne Curzon (Writer)
  • Jonathan V. Plaut (Jewish Leader)
  • Sam Sniderman
  • Timothy Eaton
  • Gordon Budd Irving
  • Joseph Sheard (Politician)
  • Charles Duncan Bremner Green
  • Michael Power (Christian Leader)
  • Colin Fraser Barron
  • Robert Simpson
  • Letitia MacTavish Hargrave
  • Walter Leigh Rayfield
  • John Walsh (Archbishop)
  • Joseph Harcourt Tombs
  • Colin Moock (Writer)
  • George Richardson
  • Jim Charlton

Record labels in Toronto

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Paper Bag Records
  • MapleMusic Recordings
  • NorthernBlues Music
  • Apex Records
  • OVO Sound
  • URBNET Records
  • Six Shooter Records
  • Upper Class Recordings
  • Pheromone Recordings
  • Black Jays
  • Underground Operations
  • Boot Records
  • Raw Energy Records
  • E1 Entertainment Canada
  • Dine Alone Records
  • Blocks Recording Club
  • CP Records
  • Curve Music
  • Distort Entertainment

Theatres located in Toronto

  • Ed Mirvish Theatre
  • Four Seasons Centre
  • Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
  • Massey Hall
  • Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre
  • Princess of Wales Theatre
  • The Factory Theatre
  • St Lawrence Centre for the Arts
  • Bathurst Street Theatre
  • Russian Youth Theatre
  • The Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts
  • Tarragon Theatre
  • Roseneath Theatre
  • Tapestry New Opera Works
  • Panasonic Theatre
  • Nightwood Theatre

Water parks located in this division

  • Splash Island

Albums recorded in Toronto

  • Nothing Was the Same
  • Spiritual Machines
  • Healthy in Paranoid Times
  • Trilogy
  • Whoa, Nelly!
  • Roses
  • Feel It Break
  • Clockwork Angels
  • Happiness... Is Not a Fish That You Can Catch
  • Battle for the Sun
  • Naveed
  • Hold Your Fire
  • David Comes to Life
  • Clumsy
  • Synthetica
  • Hell Freezes Over
  • 2112
  • Live Peace in Toronto 1969
  • Sivaji
  • Transit of Venus

Singles recorded in this division

  • Manos al Aire
  • Successful
  • Sorry Seems to be the Hardest Word
  • Night Moves
  • Freak
  • Wicked Games
  • Más
  • Take Me Away
  • Free
  • Twenty Eight
  • The Twilight Zone
  • Oceans
  • Stargazer
  • Writing's on the Wall

Schools located in Toronto

Institutes in this division

  • Canadian Institute For Theoretical Astrophysics
  • Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
  • National Tennis Centre

Shoping malls in this division

  • Toronto Eaton Centre
  • Yorkdale Shopping Centre
  • Scarborough Town Centre
  • PATH
  • Fairview Mall
  • Sherway Gardens
  • Honeydale Mall
  • Dundas East
  • Galleria Shopping Centre
  • Bayview Village Shopping Centre
  • Lawrence Plaza
  • Cedarbrae Mall
  • Cloverdale Mall
  • Parkway Mall
  • Dufferin Mall
  • Agincourt Mall
  • Lawrence Square Shopping Centre
  • Centerpoint Mall
  • Bridlewood Mall
  • East York Town Centre

Lakes located in Toronto

  • Lake Ontario

Libraries located in Toronto

  • Toronto Public Library
  • Ryerson University Library
  • University of Toronto Libraries
  • York University Libraries

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Source: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13 2007 and Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012. This data is an unofficial version of the materials, made without affiliation or endorsement of Statistics Canada.
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