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Whitby, Ontario

Administration
Full nameTown of Whitby
Official nameTown of Whitby
Settlement typeTown
MottoDurham's Business Centre
CountryCanada
Province 
RegionDurham Region
Incorporated1855
Government
MayorPat Perkins
Governing bodyWhitby Town Council
MPJim Flaherty (Whitby-Oshawa)
MPPChristine Elliott (Whitby-Oshawa)
Geography
Land Area56.6 sq mi (146.52 km2)
Elevation298.6 ft (91 m)
Demography
Total Population111184 (2006)
Density (pop.)758.8/km2 (1965.3/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC−5)
- Summer (DST)Eastern (EDT) (UTC−4)

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Whitby (2006 population 111,184, 2011 estimate 127,800) is a town in Durham Region. Whitby is located in Southern Ontario east of Toronto on the north shore of Lake Ontario, and is home to the headquarters of Durham Region. While the southern portion of Whitby is predominantly urban, and an economic hub, the northern part of the municipality is more rural and includes the communities of Ashburn, Brooklin, Myrtle and Myrtle Station.


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