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(23 Dec 2017)
Welcome to the Town of Smooth Rock Falls
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Smooth Rock Falls Truck Fest
Originally settled in 1916, the town was incorporated in 1929. Historically the towns location on the Mattagami River and the rich Boreal Forests of Northeastern Ontario has made it a centre for logging and hydroelectric power generation.
The town of Smooth Rock Falls is located at the junction of the Transcanada Highway 11 and the Mattagami River. The township covers approximately 200.10 km2 with a population density of 6.6 people for every km2 compared to that of Toronto : 4149.5 persons per km2, Calgary 2,111 persons per km2, and Peterbourgh, Ontario with 1525.7 persons per km2.
Age Profiles: 11.65% under the age of 14
47.7% Average Working Age (15 to 60)
40.7% is 60+
The average age of the local population is 49.5 years old. The average household size is 2.1 persons per household.
Languages: The community is largely bilingual in both French and English, with 65% of the population having French as their mother tongue.
Educational Level: (that of residents aged 15+) 63.3% have a minimum of a High School Diploma
Highest level of Education (% of population aged 15+)
High School Diploma :28.2 %
College Diploma: 24.25%
Types of Employment:
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Trades, Manufacturing & Transport
Administration & Finance
Access & Transport
Smooth Rock Falls is situated along Highway 11, part of the Trans-Canada Highway linking Eastern and Western Canada. The Ontario Northland Railway also runs through the community providing potential access to freight transportation services linking Northeastern Ontario and Northwestern Quebec over a rail system that spans from Moosonee to North Bay, and from Calstock to Rouyn Noranda, Quebec, over 700 miles of rail line. National Shipping is available via their connections in Hearst, Rouyn Noranda and North Bay.
Smooth Rock Falls is centrally located to the communities of Cochrane(59 km East), Kapuskasing(65 km West) on Highway 11 and Timmins (102 km South) via Highway 655 offer access to Airports. It is possible to get from Smooth Rock Falls to downtown Toronto in less than 3 hours via Porter Airlines at Timmins Airport which offers twice daily connections to Downtown Toronto Billy Bishop Airport.
Ontario Northland Bus Service operates a daily service through the community traveling both west to Hearst, and East to connections in Timmins, North Bay, Sudbury, Toronto and beyond.
The Town of Smooth Rock Falls offers generous incentives to those wishing to purchase land in the community for either residential or business development for full details regarding these please visit the Programs & Incentives page on the Town of Smooth Rock Falls website.
Service Ontario – located at Blanchette’s Hardware
Caisse Populaire Kapuskasing – Smooth Rock Falls Branch
Royal Bank of Canada 28 2nd Ave 705-338-2794
Sunrise Orchards (Produce, Farmer’s Market)
Smooth Rock Falls Golf Club
Blanchette’s Ace Hardware, Service Ontario & Purolator
Smooth Rock Falls Homes – 15 State of the Art New Build Homes Construction begins Spring 2018
Smooth Rock Falls Hospital 107 Kelly Road 705-338-2781
Hwy 11 Phone: (705) 338-2300
Smooth Rock Falls Pharmacie
Near North Photography
Four Seasons Chinese Restaurant – Hwy 11, Smooth Rock Falls 705-338-2626
Smoothy’s Restaurant – Hwy 11 Esso Gas Bar 705-338-1044
Howling Wolf Expeditions