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Halton Hills, Ontario

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Welcome to Halton Hills ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Halton Hills had a population of 55,289 people.<1>

The town of Halton Hills was incorporated in 1974.

Time Zone: Halton Hills 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).

Halton Hills is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (289)<2>, (365) and (905).

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Halton Hills had a population of 55,289 people.

The population of Halton Hills represents 0.45% of the total population of Ontario (which had 12,160,282 people at that time), making it Ontario's 36th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 55,289 people, the population of Halton Hills increased 14.75% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 48,184 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Halton Hills.

Communities near Halton Hills ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006
Blue Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brampton   [Map]   433,806   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Caledon   [Map]   57,050   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Erin   [Map]   11,148   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Glen Williams   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Guelph   [Map]   114,943   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 Halton Hills. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Websites for Halton Hills ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:
Also of Interest:
        Halton District School Board:
        Halton Hills Recreation and Parks:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Halton Hills ...

Looking for more information about Halton Hills? 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 Halton Hills, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Halton Hills.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Halton Hills. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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 Halton Hills 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>Of the area codes for Halton Hills, area code (289, 365) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Halton Hills.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Halton Hills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Halton Hills) 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 Halton Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Halton Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Halton Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6470, Longitude: -80.0177     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Halton Hills.