Chesley is one of Bruce County’s charming small riverbank communities referred to by locals as “The Nicest Town Around." Also known for the iconic Big Bruce statue of a giant bull standing at the north end of the town.

Chelsey is located in Arran-Elderslie

The Municipality of Arran-Elderslie home to 6,800 residents who enjoy the natural landscape and rural life. The Municipality encompasses the three communities of Chesley, Paisley and Tara and the former townships of Arran and Elderslie. Many people have found that Arran-Elderslie is a great place to live due to its proximity to major employers as well as the rural lifestyle, small-town safety and housing prices. Major industries within Arran-Elderslie include agriculture, retail, tourism and construction. Arran-Elderslie is widely known as a welcoming community that many find the perfect place to buy their first home, raise a family, own a business or retire too.

What is the Population of Arran-Elderslie?

At present, Arran-Elderslie, ON has a population of 6,803 people. Overall, the population of Arran-Elderslie, ON is growing at a rate of 0.23% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations declined by -7 people, an average decline rate of 0.02% per year from 2011 to 2016.

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