Oakville, Ontario

Oakville is a town in southern Ontario, located in Halton Region on Lake Ontario halfway between Toronto and Hamilton. At its 2016 census population of 193,832, it is Ontario's largest town. Oakville is part of the Greater Toronto Area, one of the most densely populated areas of Canada.

Oakville
Town of Oakville
Downtown Oakville
Motto(s): 
Avancez ("Go forward")[1]
Oakville
Oakville
Coordinates: 43°27′N 79°41′W
CountryCanada
ProvinceOntario
RegionHalton
Wards7
Neighbourhoods12
Established1827
Government
  MayorRob Burton
  Governing BodyOakville Town Council
  MPsAnita Anand
Pam Damoff
  MPPsStephen Crawford
Effie Triantafilopoulos
Area
  Land138.89 km2 (53.63 sq mi)
Elevation
173 m (568 ft)
Population
 (2016)[2]
  Total193,832
  Density1,314.2/km2 (3,404/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Oakvillian
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Forward sortation area
Area code(s)Area codes 905, 289, and 365
Websitewww.oakville.ca