Businesses in Toronto


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.9%
 Restaurants: 13.9%
 Professional Services: 13.6%
 Medical: 6.9%
 Industry: 6.2%
 Home Services: 5.4%
 Other: 35.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons2,35522.7 years4.20.8
Hairdressers2,22323.1 years4.30.8
Public administration1,16024.6 years4.20.4
Social work1,17624.2 years4.40.4
Creative arts1,12225.7 years4.40.4
Loan companies2,96225.7 years4.01.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets1,43724.4 years4.20.5
General contractors1,27023 years3.90.5
Real estate4,22522.6 years4.11.5
Buses and trains1,11421.6 years4.10.4
Construction of buildings2,06023.6 years4.40.7
Dentists1,41923.5 years4.30.5
Health and medical5,93622.7 years4.12.1
Hospitals1,44222.9 years3.90.5
Advertising and marketing1,93023.2 years4.30.7
Corporate management2,76823 years4.21.0
Lawyers legal3,42121.7 years4.61.2
Specialized design1,32323.1 years4.50.5
Bars, pubs and taverns2,25622.1 years4.10.8
Cafes2,21622 years4.30.8
Clothing stores2,48123.6 years4.20.9
Electronics stores2,50322.9 years4.10.9
Office supplies and stationery stores3,40624 years4.31.2
Shopping other2,15524 years4.20.8
Women's clothing1,16223.3 years4.00.4
Public parks1,20122.3 years4.40.4
Area of Toronto, Ontario630.2 km²
Population2.8 million
Male Population1,330,581 (48%)
Female Population1,440,447 (52%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +46%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +12.5%
Median Age39.2
Male Median Age38.2
Female Median Age40.1
Area Codes416780
NeighborhoodsOld Toronto
Local TimeTuesday 2:38 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Weather14.4°C scattered clouds
Lat & Lng43.70011° / -79.4163°
Postal CodesM2KM2NM3CM3JM3NMore

Toronto, Ontario - Map

Toronto, Ontario Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,011 / km²3,574 / km²3,906 / km²4,396 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Toronto Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 12.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Toronto, Ontario+46%+23%+12.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Toronto, Ontario Median Age

Median Age: 39.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Toronto, Ontario39.2 years40.1 years38.2 years
Ontario40.5 years41.4 years39.6 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Toronto, Ontario Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 576,39772,518148,916
85 Plus19,83538,29358,128
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Toronto, Ontario Population Density

Population Density: 4,396 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Toronto, Ontario2.8 million630.2 km²4,396 / km²
Ontario13.8 million1,078,182.8 km²12.8 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Toronto, Ontario Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1850 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Toronto
 Area Code 416: 84.2%
 Area Code 647: 13.6%
 Other: 2.2%

Business distribution by price for Toronto, Ontario

 Moderate: 42.3%
 Inexpensive: 32.5%
 Expensive: 15.1%
 Very Expensive: 10.2%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Toronto, Ontario CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Toronto, Ontario43,816,025 t15.8 t69,526 t/km²
Ontario197,940,137 t14.4 t183.6 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Toronto, Ontario CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)43,816,025 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.8 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)69,526 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (2.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
5/24/003:22 AM3.128.1 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,
11/26/992:33 PM3.833.8 km12,800 mNew
8/5/892:07 PM3.355.2 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,
7/23/872:32 AM3.423.7 km6,800 msouthern Ontario,
10/4/8310:18 AM3.141.8 km2,000 msouthern Ontario,
10/23/5712:22 PM4.386.3 kmNoneNew

Toronto, Ontario

Toronto (/təˈrɒntoʊ, -tə/, local /təˈrɒnoʊ, ˈtrɒ-/) is the most populous city in Canada, the provincial capital of Ontario, and the centre of the Greater Toronto Area, the most populous metropolitan area in Canada. In the 2011 census, Toronto had a p..  ︎  Toronto Wikipedia Page

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