Belleville, Ontario

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Belleville
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
CountyHastings
Settled1789
Named1816
Incorporated1836 (as police village)
Incorporated as city1878
Government
 • MayorTaso Christopher
 • Federal ridingBay of Quinte
 • Prov. ridingPrince Edward—Hastings
Area
 • Land247.21 km2 (95.45 sq mi)
 • Metro
741.36 km2 (286.24 sq mi)
Population
(2016)[2][3]
 • City (single-tier)50,716
 • Density205.1/km2 (531/sq mi)
 • Metro
92,540
 • Metro density124.8/km2 (323/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal Code FSA
K8N, K8P, K8R
Area code(s)613, 343
Websitewww.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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  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.