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Information about Pickering

The municipality of Pickering is located in the state of Ontario. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Pickering City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Pickering by Municipality Canada the 29 March 2021

Pickering’s Administration

Address of Pickering city hallPickeringCity hall Pickering
One The Esplanade

Pickering, Ontario, Canada L1V 6K7

Work+1 905-420-4660
Fax+1 905-420-6064
city hall phone number(905) 420-4660
International: +1 905-420-4660
city hall fax number(905) 420-6064
International: +1 905-420-6064
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Pickering ON official websitecityofpickering.com
Pickering mayorDave Ryan

Pickering town demography

Name of Pickering town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants91 771 population29 / 60
Pickering town population density396,3 pop/km² (1 026,5 pop/sq mi)

Pickering town administrative number

Pickering town code10620
Pickering town postcodeL1V 6K7

Information about Pickering

Cities twinned with PickeringCurrently, the town Pickering isn’t twinned
Natural parkPickering isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Pickering

Oshawa Airport 17.6 km
Toronto/Buttonville Municipal Airport 23.3 km
Downsview Airport 32.7 km

Pickering town territory

Pickering town area23 155 hectares
231,55 km² (89,40 sq mi)
Pickering town altitude96 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 43.8394
Longitude: -79.0814
Latitude: 43° 50' 22'' North
Longitude: 79° 4' 53'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/Toronto)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Pickering town’s neighbouring towns

Pickering neighbouring towns
MarkhamNeighbouring townsAjax
Pickering neighbouring towns
Ajax 5.3 kmWhitby 12.1 kmMarkham 14.4 km
Whitchurch-Stouffville 19.6 kmOshawa 19.8 kmToronto 24.9 km
Richmond Hill 28.5 kmScugog 30.2 kmUxbridge 30.5 km
Enniskillen 31.7 kmVaughan 33.6 kmAurora 35.8 km
Newmarket 38.4 kmClarington 39.4 kmEast Gwillimbury 41.9 km
King 47.8 km  

Distance between Pickering and country’s main cities

Toronto : 25 km closestMontreal : 469 kmCalgary : 2724 km
Ottawa : 321 kmEdmonton : 2718 kmMississauga : 53 km
Winnipeg : 1525 kmVancouver : 3374 kmBrampton : 58 km
Hamilton : 91 kmQuebec : 698 kmSurrey : 3357 km
Laval : 464 kmHalifax : 1239 kmLondon : 200 km

Hotel offers in Pickering

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Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn Pickering
Comfort Inn Pickering
Address : 533 Kingston Road : 96 C$ / 110 C$ - 146
This hotel offers convenient amenities and close proximity to a variety of attractions such as the Petticoat Creek Conservation Area in beautiful Pickering, Ontario. Toronto city centre is 30 minutes' drive away.
Nearby hotel : Hilton Garden Inn Toronto/Ajax
Hilton Garden Inn Toronto/Ajax
Address : 500 Beck Crescent, Ajax Distance : 6.1 km 133
Located off Highway 401 in Ajax, Ontario, this hotel offers convenient facilities and services for a restful stay just minutes from a variety of restaurants, shopping and fine golf courses.
Nearby hotel : Homewood Suites by Hilton Toronto-Ajax
Homewood Suites by Hilton Toronto-Ajax
Address : 600 Beck Crescent, Ajax Distance : 6.1 km : 0 C$ / 0 C$ - 104
Within 500 metres from various restaurants, Homewood Suites by Hilton Toronto-Ajax boasts an indoor pool, fitness centre and free daily hot breakfast. Accommodation enjoys a kitchen with a dishwasher and stove for the preparation of meals.
Nearby hotel : Before the Mast B&B
Before the Mast B&B
Address : 1144 Shoalpoint Road, Ajax Distance : 7.4 km : 0 C$ / 0 C$ - 2
Surrounded by well-tended gardens with a pond, the adult-only Before the Mast B&B is located on Crombie Waterfront Trail in Pickering Beach area in Ajax, Ontario. Guests are provided with free breakfast and Wi-Fi throughout.
Nearby hotel : Howard Johnson Scarborough
Howard Johnson Scarborough
Address : 4694 Kingston Road, Toronto Distance : 10 km : 66 C$ / 88 C$ - 40
This pet friendly hotel is 5 minutes from the University of Toronto at Scarborough and 10 minutes from the Toronto Zoo. It features a continental breakfast and free in-room Wi-Fi.

Pickering town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Pickering town
Scarborough Village 13.8 km
Post office
Scarboro 19.2 km
Railroad station
Wards Island 31.5 km

Leisure and activities in the Pickering town’s surrounding area

Edwards Gardens
to Toronto 25.1 km
Toronto Botanical Gardens
to Toronto 25.1 km
Natural site
Frenchman's Bay ParkBluffers Park
to Toronto 19.2 km
Civil Architecture
The Parkwood Estate
to Oshawa 18.7 km

Other information on town Pickering

Nuclear power plantPickering Nuclear Generating Station
Darlington Nuclear Generating Station 29 km