Township of Mulmur

hills-jg-colorThe Township of Mulmur is a hidden gem in the north-east corner of Dufferin County. It straddles the famous Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.  The fertile ground offers plenty of opportunity for agriculture and the steep slopes of the escarpment offer vistas unparalleled in the County. Mulmur’s residents are passionate about their landscape and are eager to invite visitors, innovators and newcomers to experience the wealth of opportunity that Mulmur offers.mansfield-ski_autumn

 

The inviting rural countryside has welcomed many entrepreneurs and city folk looking for the opportunity to continue working while enjoying the quality of life afforded in Mulmur.  The easy access to the Greater Toronto Area by the well maintained road system means you are never far from clients, friends or the big city bustle.

The Township of Mulmur recently approved their Strategic Plan that will complement its existing Official Plan. The plan is available on the website here. The Strategic Plan has set objectives for growth in the industrial and commercial tax base and they are open for business. For more information please visit their website here.

 

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A snapshot of Mulmur’s data:

 

2011 Census Profile – Statistics Canada
Population 3,391
Median age of population 45.2 years
% of population ages 15 and over 84.3%
Total private dwellings 1643
Population density per square kilometre 11.8
Land area 286.73 km2
Educational Attainment (from 2011 National Household Survey)
Total population 15 years and over 2,862
No certificate, diploma or degree 465
High school certificate or equivalent 960
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 225
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 575
University certificate or diploma or degree 605
Labour Force Activity (National Household Survey and Analyst Data)
Employed 1,865
Unemployed 110
Not in work force 850
Average Earnings $41,613
Primary Occupations (2011 National Household Survey)
Management occupations 200
Business, finance and administration occupations 345
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 60
Health occupations 80
Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 290
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 45
Sales and service occupations 280
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 495
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 55
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 85
Top Employment Industries (by NAICS) (2011 National Household Survey )
62 Health care and social assistance 235
23 Construction 220
31-33 Manufacturing 210
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 190
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 155
91 Public administration 140
61 Educational services 120
44-45 Retail trade 110
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 100
41 Wholesale trade 80

 

Link to Stats Canada Mulmur Data

Link to National Household Survey Mulmur Data