About Newmarket

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Area: The Town of Newmarket covers (38.07 square kilometers of beautiful land amidst the heart of York Region and north or Toronto.


People: Newmarket is a multicultural community with a population of 80,400. This number is projected to grow tremendously over the next several years.


Population: 2006 - 74,295.  The population projection for 2011 is 87,000.


Government: Newmarket is governed locally by Mayor Tony Van Bynen.


Features: “Small town charm, with big city conveniences”. The close proximity to Toronto makes Newmarket an attractive area to conduct business and live.  A gentle blend of land-uses makes Newmarket a perfect location for young families and professionals alike. The Town of Newmarket is the home York Regional Headquarters, and South Lake Regional Health Centre.


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