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Full nameSaskatoon
Official nameSaskatoon
Settlement typeCity
Motto"Commerce Industry Education"
MayorDon Atchison
Governing bodySaskatoon City Council
MPList of MPs
Kelly Block (CPC) - Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar
Brad Trost (CPC) - Saskatoon-Humboldt
Maurice Vellacott (CPC) - Saskatoon-Wanuskewin
Lynne Yelich (CPC) - Blackstrap
MLAsList of MLAs
Pat Atkinson (NDP) - Saskatoon Nutana
Cam Broten (NDP) - Saskatoon Massey Place
Danielle Chartier (NDP) - Saskatoon Riversdale
Ken Cheveldayoff (SKP) - Saskatoon Silver Springs
David Forbes (NDP) - Saskatoon Centre
Andy Iwanchuk (NDP) - Saskatoon Fairview
Judy Junor (NDP) - Saskatoon Eastview
Don Morgan (SKP) - Saskatoon Southeast
Rob Norris (SKP) - Saskatoon Greystone
Frank Quennell (NDP) - Saskatoon Meewasin
Joceline Schriemer (SKP) - Saskatoon Sutherland
Gordon Wyant (SKP) - Saskatoon Northwest
Total Area45.1 sq mi (116.8 km2)
Elevation1579.7 ft (481.5 m)
Total Population190,657 (census) (2006)
Density (pop.)928.5/km2 (2404.8/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)211,504 (census)
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC−6)
Area code306
GDP per capitaC$26,551 (est. 2005)
Median income per householdC$68,300 (2006)

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Saskatoon is a city in central Saskatchewan, Canada, on the South Saskatchewan River. Residents of the city of Saskatoon are called Saskatonians. The city is surrounded by the Rural Municipality of Corman Park No. 344.

Saskatoon is the most populous city in the province of Saskatchewan, and has been since the mid-1980s when it surpassed the provincial capital of Regina. The city had a population of 202,340 in the Canada 2006 Census, with a civic estimate of 231,900 in 2010. The city's census metropolitan area had a population of 211,504 in the 2006 Census. Statistics Canada estimated Saskatoon's CMA population as 265,000 as of July 1, 2010.

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