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Bracebridge, Ontario

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Welcome to Bracebridge ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Bracebridge had a population of 15,652 people.<1>

The town of Bracebridge is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bracebridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

Telephone area codes for Bracebridge: (705) and (249)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Bracebridge: P1L<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Bracebridge had a population of 15,652 people.

The population of Bracebridge represents 0.13% of the total population of Ontario (which had 12,160,282 people at that time), making it Ontario's 79th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 15,652 people, the population of Bracebridge increased 13.82% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 13,751 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bracebridge.

Communities near Bracebridge ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Bardsville   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Crystal Beach   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Falkenburg Station   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fraserburg   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Germania   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gravenhurst   [Map]   11,046   S   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Bracebridge.

Communities Also Named Bracebridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bracebridge - it's located in Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bracebridge.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bracebridge. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bracebridge:

Websites for Bracebridge ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bracebridge ...

Looking for more information about Bracebridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bracebridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bracebridge.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bracebridge. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Bracebridge were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bracebridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (249) is an overlay for area code (705).

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<4>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Bracebridge, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Bracebridge). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Bracebridge or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Bracebridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bracebridge) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bracebridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bracebridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bracebridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0414, Longitude: -79.3107     [Map].

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