Thornloe

Thornloe is a village in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in the Timiskaming District. The village had a population of 112 in the Canada 2016 Census.

Thornloe
Village of Thornloe
Thornloe
Coordinates: 47°40′00″N 79°45′30″W
Country Canada
Province Ontario
DistrictTimiskaming
Government
  TypeVillage
  ReeveEarl Read
Area
  Land6.59 km2 (2.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
  Total112
  Density17.0/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Postal Code
P0J
Area code(s)705

Thornloe Cheese Factory

Thornloe is situated within a fertile farm region in the Temiskaming valley. The Thornloe Cheese Factory opened in 1940, using locally produced milk for its cheese. The factory and retail store are located on Highway 11 in Thornloe, and it is a popular attraction for tourists. The Thornloe Cheese Factory employs more than 20 full and part-time workers, and purchases over 3 million litres of milk from local farmers. [2]

Demographics

Thornloe, Ontario
Historical populations
YearPop.±%
1991132    
1996132+0.0%
2001120−9.1%
2006105−12.5%
2011123+17.1%
2016112−8.9%
[3][4][1]

See also

References

  1. "Census Profile, 2016 Census: Thornloe". Statistics Canada. Retrieved July 14, 2019.
  2. "Thornloe: The Renaissance of Cheese". FedNor:Government of Canada.
  3. Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  4. 2011 Census Profile
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