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    3 days ago · Ontario ( / ɒnˈtɛərioʊ / ( listen) on-TAIR-ee-oh; French: [ɔ̃taʁjo]) is one of the thirteen provinces and territories of Canada. [9] [10] Located in Central Canada, it is Canada's most populous province, with 38.3 percent of the country's population, and is the second-largest province by total area (after Quebec ).

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      Toronto (/ t ə ˈ r ɒ n t oʊ / tə-RON-toh; locally [təˈɹɒɾ̃ə]...

    • Northern Ontario

      Northern Ontario is a primary geographic and...

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      Douglas Robert Ford Jr. MPP (born November 20, 1964) is a...

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      Central Canada (French: Centre du Canada, sometimes the...

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    Ontario became part of Canada when it was created in 1867. Before 1840, it was known as Upper Canada, which was a colony in the British Empire. Between 1840 and 1867 it was known as Canada West. The government of Ontario sits at Queen's Park in Toronto. The leader of the government is called the Premier, and the current Premier is Doug Ford. There ...

    Ontario is very large, so sometimes people break it into two. The two parts are called Northern Ontario and Southern Ontario. Most of the people in Ontario live in the south, and that is where the big cities are. The big cities in Southern Ontario are Toronto and the rest of the Greater Toronto Area, Ottawa and the National Capital Region, Hamilton...

    ↑ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, 2016 and 2011 censuses". Statistics Canada. February 6, 2017. Archived from the original on February 11, 2017. Retrieved Fe...
    ↑ "Land and freshwater area, by province and territory". Statistics Canada. February 1, 2005. Archived from the original on October 19, 2012. Retrieved August 5, 2012.
    ↑ "Population estimates, quarterly". Statistics Canada. June 14, 2018. Retrieved April 12, 2020.
    ↑ "Definition of Ontarian". Collins Online Dictionary. HarperCollins Publishers. Archived from the original on 2013-10-04. Retrieved 2013-10-03.
    Government of Ontario Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine
    Ontario at the Open Directory Project
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  2. 3 days ago · Ontario has 52 cities, which together had in 2016 a cumulative population of 9,900,179 and average population of 190,388. The most and least populous are Toronto and Dryden, with 2,731,571 and 7,749 residents, respectively. Ontario's newest city is Richmond Hill, whose council voted to change from a town to a city on March 26, 2019.

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    1 day ago · Ottawa' ( / ˈɒtəwə / ( listen), / ˈɒtəwɑː /; Canadian French: [ɔtawɑ]) is the capital city of Canada. It is located in the southern portion of the province of Ontario, at the confluence of the Ottawa River and the Rideau River.

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  4. Apr 5, 2023 · Ontario, second largest province of Canada in area, after Quebec. It occupies the strip of the Canadian mainland lying between Hudson and James bays to the north and the St. Lawrence River–Great Lakes chain to the south. It is bordered to the east by the province of Quebec, to the south by the United States, and to the west by the province of Manitoba. The most populous Canadian province ...

  5. 1 day ago · Sudbury, officially the City of Greater Sudbury, is the largest city in Northern Ontario by population, with a population of 166,004 at the 2021 Canadian Census. [4] By land area, it is the largest in Ontario and the fifth largest in Canada.

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  7. Nov 24, 2019 · The word Ontario originates an Iroquois word meaning "beautiful lake," "beautiful water," or "big body of water," though experts remain uncertain about the precise translation of the word. The water-based origin of Ontario's name is appropriate, given there are more than 250,000 lakes in the province, making up about a fifth of the world's ...

  8. 9 hours ago · Ontario Provincial Police say a highway between the northern communities of White River and Hornepayne is closed due to a forest fire causing "extremely dangerous conditions" in the area. *Billed ...

  9. May 31, 2023 · Ontario is located in east-central Canada, and is the most populous of all the provinces, with around 12 million people calling this area their home. It is also the 2nd largest pr

  10. May 31, 2023 · Toronto is the largest city in Canada, and the capital city of the Canadian province of Ontario. The Greater Toronto Area has a population of about 6.7 million people. The city is

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