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Vaughan

Vaughan Ontario
Administration
Full nameVaughan
Official nameCity of Vaughan
Settlement typeCity
MottoThe City above Toronto
CountryCanada
Province 
Regional MunicipalityYork
CommunitiesList of major subdivisions
Concord
Kleinburg
Maple
Thornhill
Woodbridge
Settled1792
Incorporated1850 (Township)
Incorporated1991 (City)
Government
TypeMunicipal (City)
MayorMaurizio Bevilacqua
Regional CouncillorGino Rosati
Michael Di Biase
Deb Schulte
City ManagerClayton D. Harris
CouncillorsList of ward councillors
Ward 1: Marilyn Iafrate
Ward 2: Tony Carella
Ward 3: Rosanna DeFrancesca
Ward 4: Sandra Yeung Racco
Ward 5: Alan Shefman
MPs, and MPPsList of MPs
Peter Kent (CPC) - Thornhill
Julian Fantino (CPC) - Vaughan
List of MPPs
Peter Shurman (PC) - Thornhill
Greg Sorbara (OLP) - Vaughan
Geography
Land Area105.6 sq mi (273.58 km2)
Demography
Total Population238866 (2006)
Density (pop.)873.1/km2 (2261.3/sq mi)
Total Private Dwellings71265
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Area code905 and 289

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Vaughan (c-eniconˈvɔːn ; 2006 population 238,866) is a city in York Region north of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Vaughan is the fastest growing municipality in Canada achieving a population growth rate of 80.2% between 1996 2006, according to Statistics Canada having nearly doubled in population since 1991. Vaughan is located in Southern Ontario and is part of the Greater Toronto Area. The estimated population in 2010 was 290,000.


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