Belleville, Ontario

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Belleville
City (single-tier)
City of Belleville
Belleville skyline
Belleville skyline
Belleville is located in Southern Ontario
Belleville
Belleville
Coordinates: 44°10′N 77°23′W / 44.167°N 77.383°W / 44.167; -77.383Coordinates: 44°10′N 77°23′W / 44.167°N 77.383°W / 44.167; -77.383
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Hastings
Settled 1789
Named 1816
Incorporated 1836 (as police village)
Incorporated as city 1878
Government[1]
 • Mayor Taso Christopher
 • Federal riding Bay of Quinte
 • Prov. riding Prince Edward—Hastings
Area[2][3]
 • Land 247.21 km2 (95.45 sq mi)
 • Metro 741.36 km2 (286.24 sq mi)
Population (2016)[2][3]
 • City (single-tier) 50,716
 • Density 205.1/km2 (531/sq mi)
 • Metro 92,540
 • Metro density 124.8/km2 (323/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal Code FSA K8N, K8P, K8R
Area code(s) 613, 343
Website www.city.belleville.on.ca

Belleville is a city in the southeastern part of Ontario, Canada. It is the seat of Hastings County. About 48,820 people were living in Belleville as of the year 2006.

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Meet Mayor Taso A. Christopher". City of Belleville. Retrieved 18 December 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Belleville census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-29. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Belleville (Census agglomeration) census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-29.