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Information on Essex

The Town of Essex is located in the province of Ontario. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the municipal building of Essex at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the municipality’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Essex Municipal Office

Essex office addressEssexTown hall Essex
33 Talbot Street South

Essex, ON N8M 1A8

Work+1 519-776-7336
Fax+1 519-776-8811
Essex phone number(519) 776-7336
International: +1 519-776-7336
Essex emailNot available
Essex official websitetownofessex.on.ca
Mayor of EssexLarry Snively

Demography of Essex

Name of Essex inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population20 427 inhabitants82 / 205
Population density in Essex73,5 pop/km² (190,3 pop/sq mi)

Essex administrative numbers

Essex Town code17911
Essex Town postcodeN8M 1A8

Information on Essex

Cities twinned with EssexCurrently, the town Essex isn’t twinned
Namesake of Essex
  • Essex, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Essex, Illinois, États-Unis
  • Essex, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Essex, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Essex, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Essex, New York, États-Unis
  • Essex, Vermont, États-Unis
Natural parksEssex isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Essex

Windsor Airport 21.6 km
Sarnia Airport 112.3 km
St. Thomas Municipal Airport 165.1 km

Essex territory

Essex area27 797 hectares
277,97 km² (107,32 sq mi)
Essex altitude174 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.0871
Longitude: -82.8946
Latitude: 42° 5' 14'' North
Longitude: 82° 53' 41'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/Toronto)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Essex close to?

Essex neighbouring municipalities
AmherstburgNeighbouring townsKingsville
United States RockwoodKingsvilleKingsville
Essex neighbouring municipalities
Kingsville 14 kmAmherstburg 17.1 kmTecumseh 21.4 km
United States Grosse Ile Township 21.5 kmWindsor 21.6 kmLaSalle 22.1 km
Leamington 24.7 kmUnited States Trenton 25.3 kmUnited States Gibraltar 25.4 km
United States Wyandotte 25.7 kmUnited States Riverview 26.5 kmUnited States Ecorse 27.2 km
United States Brownstown Charter Township 27.7 kmLakeshore 27.9 kmUnited States River Rouge 28.2 km
United States Woodhaven 28.6 kmUnited States Rockwood 28.7 kmUnited States Southgate 28.9 km
United States Lincoln Park 29.4 kmUnited States South Rockwood 30.2 kmUnited States Estral Beach 30.4 km

Distance between Essex and other main cities and towns

Toronto : 342 kmMontreal : 834 kmCalgary : 2561 km
Ottawa : 688 kmEdmonton : 2592 kmBrampton : 311 km
Mississauga : 314 kmWinnipeg : 1399 kmVancouver : 3187 km
Hamilton : 279 kmQuebec : 1065 kmSurrey : 3169 km
Laval : 830 kmHalifax : 1586 kmLondon : 168 km closest
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Essex surrounding area

Military architecture
Fort Malden
to Amherstburg 18.1 km