MHLU - Health Status Resource

Geography

Geography

Key Findings: 
  • The Middlesex-London region covers an area of 3,317 square kilometres (Fig. 1.1).
  • Middlesex-London had a total population of 439,151 people in 2011. Middlesex County has eight municipalities: North Middlesex, Southwest Middlesex, Thames Centre, Strathroy-Caradoc, Middlesex Centre, Adelaide Metcalfe, Lucan Biddulph and the Village of Newbury.  There are three First Nations communities in Middlesex-London which are located south of Strathroy-Caradoc; the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation, Munsee-Delaware Nation and Oneida (Fig. 1.1).
  • Middlesex-London is located in Southwestern Ontario and is bordered by the counties of Elgin, Oxford, Perth, Huron and Lambton and the Municipality of Chatham-Kent.
Ontario Public Health Standard: 

Population Health Assessment and Surveillance Protocol - Section 1, Subsections b-i

Jargon Explained

Middlesex-London

Middlesex-London, as referred to in this resource, includes the City of London and the County of Middlesex and is the region served by the Middlesex-London Health Unit.