Welcome to Quinte West ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Quinte West had a population of 42,697 people.<1>
Time Zone: Quinte West 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 Quinte West: (613) & (343)<2>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Quinte West had a population of 42,697 people.
The population of Quinte West represents 0.35% of the total population of Ontario (which had 12,160,282 people at that time), making it Ontario's 44th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 42,697 people, the population of Quinte West increased 3.22% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 41,366 people).
Communities near Quinte West ...
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 driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Quinte West.
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 Quinte West. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Quinte West:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quinte West ...
Looking for more information about Quinte West? 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 Quinte West, 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 Quinte West.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Quinte West. 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.
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.
|<1>||Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Quinte West 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>||Area code (343) is an overlay for area code (613). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Quinte West.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Quinte West. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Quinte West) 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 Quinte West. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Quinte West
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quinte West. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1801, Longitude: -77.5870 [Map].
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Quinte West.