Markham, Ontario facts for kids
|City of Markham|
Markham Civic Centre
|Motto: Leading While Remembering|
Map showing Markham's location in York Region
|Regional Municipality||York Region|
|• Total||212.47 km2 (82.04 sq mi)|
|• Total||261,573 (Ranked 16th)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||905, 289|
Markham, Ontario is a city in Regional Municipality of York, in the Greater Toronto Area of Southern Ontario, Canada. There are twice as many people there as in 1990. 261,573 people live in Markham. It is the 4th largest town in the Greater Toronto Area, after Toronto, Mississauga, and Brampton.
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