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City (single-tier)
City of Belleville
Belleville skyline
Belleville skyline
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Hastings
Settled 1789
Named 1816
Incorporated 1836 (as police village)
Incorporated as city 1878
 • Land 247.21 km2 (95.45 sq mi)
 • Metro 741.36 km2 (286.24 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • City (single-tier) 50,716
 • Density 205.1/km2 (531/sq mi)
 • Metro 92,540
 • Metro density 124.8/km2 (323/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal Code FSA K8N, K8P, K8R
Area code(s) 613, 343

Belleville is a city in the southeastern part of Ontario, Canada. It is the seat of Hastings County. About 48,820 people were living in Belleville as of the year 2006.

Sister cities

  • Germany Lahr, Germany
  • South Korea Kunpow, South Korea
  • People's Republic of China Zhucheng, People's Republic of China

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