Greater Toronto Area

The Greater Toronto Area is centred on the city of , in 's . It is generally considered to extends west to the border with , east to the border of , and north to the shore of Lake Simcoe.
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is a diverse, energetic and liveable city. It is home to many tourist attractions, and seemingly endless dining, shopping and entertainment possibilities. Photo: S23678, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in southwestern , . Photo: Bob Linsdell, CC BY 3.0.

The former York Township boroughs/cities of East York, York and North York were part of Metropolitan Toronto, which was amalgamated as in 1998. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

are two neighbourhoods along Bloor St where downtown meets midtown. Photo: Daniel MacDonald, CC BY 2.0.


is a region of about 650,000 people in the Greater Toronto Area of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a mixed urban, suburban and rural region in the western part of the Greater Toronto Area of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of the Greater Toronto Area, home to about 550,000 people in 2016. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in near . Photo: booledozer, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Greater Toronto Area

Latitude of center
43.6425° or 43° 38' 33" north
Longitude of center
-79.3872° or 79° 23' 14" west

Also Known As

  • Chinese: 大多伦多地区
  • Chinese: 大多倫多
  • Chinese: 大多倫多地區
  • Czech: GTA
  • Czech: Greater Toronto Area
  • Czech: Velké Toronto
  • Dutch: Greater Toronto Area
  • English: GTA
  • English: Greater Toronto
  • English: Toronto area
  • English: Toronto metro area
  • English: Toronto metropolitan area
  • Esperanto: Granda Toronto
  • Finnish: Suur-Toronto
  • Finnish: Toronton metropolialue
  • French: Grand Toronto
  • French: Greater Toronto Area
  • French: Région métropolitaine de Toronto
  • German: Greater Toronto Area
  • Greek: Ευρύτερη Περιοχή του Τορόντο
  • Greek: Ευρύτερο Τορόντο
  • Hebrew: טורונטו רבתי
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Toronto Raya
  • Italian: Grande Toronto
  • Italian: Greater Toronto
  • Japanese: グレータートロント
  • Japanese: 大トロント地域
  • Korean: 토론토 대도시권
  • Persian: کلان‌شهر تورنتو
  • Polish: Greater Toronto Area
  • Portuguese: Greater toronto area
  • Portuguese: Região Metropolitana de Toronto
  • Russian: Большой Торонто
  • Scots: Greater Toronto
  • Scots: Greater Toronto Area
  • Scots: Greater Toronto Aurie
  • Spanish: Area metropolitana de Toronto
  • Spanish: Greater Toronto Area
  • Spanish: Área Metropolitana de Toronto
  • Spanish: Área metropolitana de Toronto
  • Tamil: டொரன்டோ பெரும்பாகம்
  • Turkish: Büyük Toronto
  • Ukrainian: Великий Торонто
  • Urdu: ٹورنٹو عظمی علاقہ
  • Area metropolitana di Toronto
  • Велике Торонто

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