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Belleville, Ontario

city in Ontario, Canada

Belleville is a city in the southeastern part of Ontario, Canada. It is the seat of Hastings County. About 48,820 people were living in Belleville as of the year 2006.

Belleville
City of Belleville
Belleville skyline
Belleville skyline
Belleville is located in Southern Ontario
Belleville
Belleville
Coordinates: 44°10′N 77°23′W / 44.167°N 77.383°W / 44.167; -77.383Coordinates: 44°10′N 77°23′W / 44.167°N 77.383°W / 44.167; -77.383
Country Canada
Province Ontario
CountyHastings
Settled1789
Named1816
Incorporated1836 (as police village)
Incorporated as city1878
Government
 • MayorTaso Christopher
 • Federal ridingBay of Quinte
 • Prov. ridingPrince Edward—Hastings
Area
 • Land247.21 km2 (95.45 sq mi)
 • Metro
741.36 km2 (286.24 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[2][3]
 • City (single-tier)50,716
 • Density205.1/km2 (531/sq mi)
 • Metro
92,540
 • Metro density124.8/km2 (323/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal Code FSA
K8N, K8P, K8R
Area code(s)613, 343
Websitewww.city.belleville.on.ca

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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Meet Mayor Taso A. Christopher". City of Belleville. Retrieved 18 December 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Belleville census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-29.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Belleville (Census agglomeration) census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-29.