Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. Toronto, with a population of 2.6 million, is at the heart of the Greater Toronto Area which contains 6.2 million people.

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Yorkville and The Annex are two neighbourhoods along Bloor St where downtown Toronto meets midtown.

Kensington Market and Chinatown are neighbourhoods in the western side of downtown Toronto.

The East End is a district of Toronto. It is known for its Greektown, the beaches of The Beach district and the trendy shops and restaurants along Queen St East.


Midtown is a district in Toronto north of downtown.

The Downtown East covers an area south of Bloor Street roughly between Yonge Street and the Don River.

The Entertainment and Financial Districts, along with Yonge-Dundas to the north, form the heart of Toronto's downtown.

North York is one of the cities that in the 1997 City of Toronto Act became a part of the Toronto mega-city.

Yonge-Dundas is the very heart of downtown Toronto—in more ways than one.

The West End of Toronto is bounded roughly by Bathurst St to the east, St Clair Avenue to the north, the Humber River to the west and Lake Ontario to the south.

The Harbourfront neighbourhood in Toronto encompasses the area from the lakeshore corridor railway line in the north down to Lake Ontario in the south and from Exhibition Place in the west to Parliament Street in the east.

The Toronto Islands is a large park with a small residential community in the City of Toronto.

Scarborough is the easternmost of the six former boroughs which formed Metro Toronto.

Etobicoke is the westernmost of the six former Metropolitan Toronto boroughs.


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  • Arabic:  تورونتو
  • Armenian:  Տորոնտո
  • Belarusian:  Горад Таронта
  • Bengali:  টরোন্টো
  • Bulgarian:  Торонто
  • Burmese:  တိုရွန်တိုမြို့
  • Chinese:  多伦多
  • Chuvash:  Торонто
  • Georgian:  ტორონტო
  • Greek:  Τορόντο
  • Hebrew:  טורונטו
  • Hindi:  टोरण्टो
  • Icelandic:  Torontó
  • Irish:  Torontó
  • Japanese:  トロント
  • Kannada:  ಟೊರಾಂಟೋ
  • Korean:  토론토
  • Latin:  Torontum
  • Lithuanian:  Torontas
  • Macedonian:  Торонто
  • Malayalam:  ടോറോണ്ടോ
  • Marathi:  टोराँटो
  • Mongolian:  Торонто
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  टोरन्टो
  • Newari:  तोरन्तो
  • Ossetian:  Торонто
  • Panjabi:  ਟੋਰਾਂਟੋ
  • Persian:  تورنتو
  • Russian:  Торонто
  • Serbian:  Торонто
  • Sicilian:  Torontu
  • Tamil:  ரொறன்ரோ
  • Tatar:  Торонто
  • Telugu:  టొరంటో
  • Thai:  โทรอนโต
  • Uighur:  تورونتو
  • Ukrainian:  Торонто
  • Urdu:  ٹورانٹو
  • Western Panjabi:  ٹورنٹو
  • Yakut:  Торонто
  • Yiddish:  טאראנטא
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