Midland, Ontario

Midland is a town located on Georgian Bay in Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada. It is part of the Huronia/Wendat region of Central Ontario.

Midland
Town of Midland
Downtown Midland
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Midland
Coordinates: 44°45′N 79°53′W
CountryCanada
ProvinceOntario
CountySimcoe
Incorporated1890
Government
  MayorStewart Strathearn
  Governing BodyMidland Town Council
  MPsBruce Stanton
  MPPsJill Dunlop
Area
  Land35.34 km2 (13.64 sq mi)
  Metro
199.94 km2 (77.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
  Town (lower-tier)16,864
  Density477.3/km2 (1,236/sq mi)
  Metro
35,419
  Metro density177.2/km2 (459/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Forward Sortation Area
Area code(s)705
Websitewww.Midland.ca

Located at the southern end of Georgian Bay's 30,000 Islands, Midland is the economic centre of the region, with a 125-bed hospital and a local airport (Midland/Huronia Airport). It is the main town of the southern Georgian Bay area. In the summer months, the area's population grows to over 100,000 with seasonal visitors to more than 8,000 cottages, resort hotels, provincial and national parks in the surrounding municipalities of Penetanguishene, Tiny and Tay.


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