|Township of Gauthier|
|• Reeve||Marie Savarie|
|• Federal riding||Timmins—James Bay|
|• Prov. riding||Timiskaming—Cochrane|
|• Land||88.41 km2 (34.14 sq mi)|
|• Density||1.6/km2 (4/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern Time Zone)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (Eastern Daylight Time)|
|Area code(s)||705, 249|
Gauthier is a township municipality in Timiskaming District the Northeastern Ontario, Canada. 18.5 kilometres (11.5 mi) east of Kirkland Lake. The township has just one other named place, Northlands Park, 3.7 kilometres (2.3 mi) west of Dobie on Ontario Highway 672 just north of Highway 66.The township had a population of 138 in the Canada 2016 Census. Its main population centre is Dobie, located just north of Ontario Highway 66,
Dobie housed the miners working the Upper Canada Mines, which produced 4,648,984 ounces of gold before closing in 1971.
|Canada census – Gauthier, Ontario community profile|
|Population:||138 (12.2% from 2011)||123 (-7.5% from 2006)|
|Land area:||88.41 km2 (34.14 sq mi)||88.59 km2 (34.20 sq mi)|
|Population density:||1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi)||1.4/km2 (3.6/sq mi)|
|Median age:||50.0 (M: 51.5, F: 48.0)||45.9 (M: 46.5, F: 45.7)|
|Total private dwellings:||79||69|
|Median household income:||$72,576|
|References: 2016 2011 earlier|
Private dwellings, excluding seasonal cottages: 62 (total: 79).
Mother tongue (2006):
Gauthier is served by two provincial highways:
The township is traversed in an east–west direction by the Nipissing Central Railway line that runs between Swastika (Ontario) and Rouyn-Noranda (Quebec). The line continues to be operated, as a subsidiary of the Ontario Northland Railway, as a freight spur.
Actress Sara Botsford was born in Dobie.
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