West Perth, Ontario

municipality in Perth County, Ontario, Canada

West Perth is a municipality in Ontario, Canada, located in Perth County. It was started in 1998, when the town of Mitchell and the townships of Logan, Hibbert, and Fullarton amalgamated. West Perth has an area of 589.42 square kilometers (223.72 square miles). According to the Canada 2011 Census, it has a population of 8,919.

West Perth
Municipality of West Perth
West Perth is located in Southern Ontario
West Perth
West Perth
Coordinates: 43°28′N 81°12′W / 43.47°N 81.2°W / 43.47; -81.2Coordinates: 43°28′N 81°12′W / 43.47°N 81.2°W / 43.47; -81.2
Country Canada
Province Ontario
FormedJanuary 1, 1998
 • MayorWalter McKenzie
 • Federal ridingPerth—Wellington
 • Prov. ridingPerth—Wellington
 • Land579.42 km2 (223.72 sq mi)
 • Total8,919
 • Density15.4/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code
Area codes519 and 226

References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "West Perth, Ontario (Code 3531025) census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-08-10.[permanent dead link]