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The '''Greater Toronto Area''' (GTA) is centred on the city of [[Toronto]], in [[Ontario (province)|Ontario]], [[Canada]]. It is not legally defined but is used as a catch-all reference, and extends west to include [[Mississauga]] and [[Oakville]], and east to include [[Ajax]], [[Oshawa]], [[Pickering (Canada)|Pickering]], and [[Whitby (Ontario)|Whitby]].   
 
The '''Greater Toronto Area''' (GTA) is centred on the city of [[Toronto]], in [[Ontario (province)|Ontario]], [[Canada]]. It is not legally defined but is used as a catch-all reference, and extends west to include [[Mississauga]] and [[Oakville]], and east to include [[Ajax]], [[Oshawa]], [[Pickering (Canada)|Pickering]], and [[Whitby (Ontario)|Whitby]].   
  
== Regions & Cities ==
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== Regions ==
  
 
* City of [[Toronto]]
 
* City of [[Toronto]]
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* [[Durham (region, Ontario)|Durham]]
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* [[Halton (Ontario)|Halton]] (previously Halton County)
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* [[Peel (Ontario)|Peel]]
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* [[York (Ontario)|York]]
  
* [[Durham (region, Ontario)|Durham]] (region)
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== Cities ==
** [[Whitby (Ontario)|Whitby]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Durham
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** [[Ajax]] (town)
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** [[Brock (Ontario)|Brock]] (township)
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** [[Clarington (Ontario)|Clarington]] (town)
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** [[Oshawa]] (city)
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** [[Pickering (Canada)|Pickering]] (city)
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** [[Scugog]] (township)
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** [[Uxbridge (Ontario)|Uxbridge]] (township)
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* [[Halton (Ontario)|Halton]] (or Halton Region; previously Halton County)
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In Durham region:
** [[Oakville]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Halton
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* [[Whitby (Ontario)|Whitby]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Durham
** [[Burlington (Ontario)|Burlington]] (city)
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* [[Ajax]] (town)
** [[Halton Hills]] (town)
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* [[Brock (Ontario)|Brock]] (township)
** [[Milton (Ontario)|Milton]] (town)
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* [[Clarington (Ontario)|Clarington]] (town)
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* [[Oshawa]] (city)
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* [[Pickering (Canada)|Pickering]] (city)
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* [[Scugog]] (township)
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* [[Uxbridge (Ontario)|Uxbridge]] (township)
  
* [[Peel (Ontario)|Peel]] (region)
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In Halton region:
** [[Brampton]] (city) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Peel
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* [[Oakville]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Halton
** [[Caledon (Ontario)|Caledon]] (town)
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* [[Burlington (Ontario)|Burlington]] (city)
*** [[Bolton (Ontario)|Bolton]] (village)
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* [[Halton Hills]] (town)
** [[Mississauga]] (city)
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* [[Milton (Ontario)|Milton]] (town)
  
* [[York (Ontario)|York]] (or York Region)
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In Peel region:
** [[Newmarket (Ontario)|Newmarket]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of York
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* [[Brampton]] (city) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of Peel
** [[Aurora (Ontario)|Aurora]] (town)
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* [[Caledon (Ontario)|Caledon]] (town)
** [[East Gwillimbury]] (town)
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* [[Mississauga]] (city)
** [[Georgina]] (town)
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** [[King (Ontario)|King]] (township)
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In York region:
** [[Markham]] (town)
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* [[Newmarket (Ontario)|Newmarket]] (town) - local government seat of Regional Municipality of York
** [[Richmond Hill (Ontario)|Richmond Hill]] (town)
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* [[Aurora (Ontario)|Aurora]] (town)
** [[Vaughan]] (city)
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* [[East Gwillimbury]] (town)
** [[Whitchurch-Stouffville]] (town)
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* [[Georgina]] (town)
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* [[King (Ontario)|King]] (township)
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* [[Markham]] (town)
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* [[Richmond Hill (Ontario)|Richmond Hill]] (town)
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* [[Vaughan]] (city)
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* [[Whitchurch-Stouffville]] (town)
  
 
== Other destinations ==
 
== Other destinations ==

Revision as of 02:48, 11 March 2006

The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is centred on the city of Toronto, in Ontario, Canada. It is not legally defined but is used as a catch-all reference, and extends west to include Mississauga and Oakville, and east to include Ajax, Oshawa, Pickering, and Whitby.

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