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Newmarket
Town of Newmarket
Newmarket's Old Town Hall – Situated in the historic Main Street area.
Newmarket's Old Town Hall – Situated in the historic Main Street area.
Motto(s): 
"Prudence"
Location of Newmarket within York Region.
Location of Newmarket within York Region.
Newmarket is located in Canada
Newmarket
Newmarket
Location in Canada
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
Regional municipality York Region
Settled 1801
Incorporated 1857 (village)
Incorporated 1880 (town)
Government
 • Type Seat of York Region
Area
 • Total 38.45 km2 (14.85 sq mi)
Elevation
239 m (784 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 84,224 (Ranked 69th)
 • Density 2,190.5/km2 (5,673/sq mi)
Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
Forward Sortation Area
L3X to L3Y
Area code(s) 905 and 289

Newmarket is a town in Ontario, Canada. The town is north of Toronto. The town was founded in 1801. Actors John Candy and Jim Carrey were born here.

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