Hilliard, Ontario

Hilliard is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within the Timiskaming District. Its main community is Hilliardton, located along Secondary Highway 569. The smaller communities of Couttsville and Whitewood Grove are also located within the township.

Hilliard
Township of Hilliard
Hilliardton
Hilliard
Coordinates: 47°43′30″N 79°42′00″W
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictTimiskaming
Government
  TypeTownship
  ReeveLaurie Bolesworth
  Federal ridingTimmins—James Bay
  Prov. ridingTimiskaming—Cochrane
Area
  Land91.38 km2 (35.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
  Total223
  Density2.4/km2 (6/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code
P0J 1S0
Area code(s)705

The township was named in honour of Daniel Hilliard, member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1886 to 1888.[2]

Demographics

Hilliard, Ontario
Historical populations
YearPop.±%
1991 248    
1996 253+2.0%
2001 241−4.7%
2006 222−7.9%
2011 204−8.1%
2016 223+9.3%
[3][4][1]

Private dwellings, excluding seasonal cottages: 90 (total: 95)[1]

Mother tongue:[5]

  • English as first language: 75%
  • French as first language: 24%
  • English and French as first language: 1%
  • Other as first language: 0%

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