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West Grey, Ontario

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Country  Canada
Formed  January 1, 2001
Postal Code  N0G 1R0
Population  12,286 (2011)
County  Grey
Time zone  EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s)  519 and 226
Province  Ontario
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West Grey is a township in western Ontario, Canada, in Grey County spanning across the River Styx, the Rocky Saugeen River, the Beatty Saugeen River, and the South Saugeen River. Unlike most rural communities, West Grey maintains its own police force, the West Grey Police Service.


Map of West Grey, ON, Canada

The municipality was formed on January 1, 2001, when the former Townships of Bentinck, Glenelg, and Normanby, the Village of Neustadt, and the Town of Durham were amalgamated in a county-wide reorganization.


The Municipality of West Grey comprises the communities of Aberdeen, Allan Park, Alsfeldt, Ayton, Barhead, Bentinck, Biemans Corners, Bunessan, Calderwood, Crawford, Durham, Edge Hill, Elmwood, Glen, Glenelg Centre, Habermehl, Hampden, Irish Lake, Lamlash, Lauderbach, Lauriston, Louise, Moltke, Mulock, Nenagh, Neustadt, Pomona, Priceville, Rocky Saugeen, Topcliff, Traverston, Vickers, Waudby and Welbeck.


According to the 2011 Statistics Canada Census:

  • Population: 12,286
  • % Change (2006-2011): 0.7
  • Area (km²): 876.02
  • Density (persons per km²): 14.0
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 4870 (total dwellings: 5488)
  • Population trend:

  • Population in 2006: 12,193
  • Population in 2001: 11,741
  • Population total in 1996: 11,499
  • Bentinck (township): 3597
  • Durham (town): 2641
  • Glenelg (township): 2136
  • Neustadt (village): 568
  • Normanby (township): 2678
  • Population in 1991:
  • Bentinck (township): 3463
  • Durham (town): 2558
  • Glenelg (township): 1871
  • Neustadt (village): 551
  • Normanby (township): 2797
  • References

    West Grey, Ontario Wikipedia

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