Data catalogue

Data catalogue - Locations and mapping

Use the catalog below to access the City of Toronto's datasets. Click on the name of a dataset to view additional information for that dataset. By accessing the data catalogue, you agree to the Open Data license.

Data Catalogue

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3D MassingUpdated

This is a geospatial 3D ESRI shape / 3D CAD format file of building shapes for City of Toronto

Shapefile, Multipatch, AutoCAD, SketchUp

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A

Ambulance Station Locations

This geographical file contains the locations of EMS ambulance stations within the City of Toronto. This dataset also contains the district offices and training centre location.

This information is used for reference and planning purposes.

Shapefile

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B

Bicycle Count and Locations

These files provide the locations of where the September 2010 Bicycle Counts were collected as well as the results at each location.

Shapefile, XLS

Bicycle Counts

This dataset contains the movements of cyclists at various intersections and multi-use trails within Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

Bicycle Post and Ring Locations

The City of Toronto installs post and ring bicycle parking stands on City sidewalks and boulevards which have a minimum width of 2 metres. Transportation Services performs site inspections of requested locations to determine if the suggested location is suitable for this program.

ESRI shapefile (up to 2005) and Excel (2011)

Bicycle Shops

A geospatial file that shows where bicycle shops are located in Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Bike Share Toronto

The system includes 1,000 bikes, 80 Bike Share terminal locations with 1,500 docking points in Toronto's downtown core. View a map of Bike Share station locations on the Bike Share Toronto website.

Live feed - JSON

Bikeways

The Toronto bikeways data contains bicycle lanes, signed bicycle routes and pathways

ESRI Shapefile, WGS84

Building Permits - Active Permits

Provides information on currently active Building Applications and Permits. Data collected from permit applications and updates made by City Staff when reviewing the application and inspecting the work on the issued permit.

XML, CSV

Building Permits - Cleared Permits Current Year

Provides information on Building Permits completed/closed during the calendar year. One dataset is produced for each year from 2001 onwards. Data is collected from permit applications and updates made by City Staff when reviewing the application and Inspecting the work on the issued permit.

XML, CSV

Building Permits - Cleared Permits Prior Years

Provides information on Building Permits completed/closed during the calendar year. One dataset is produced for each year from 2001 onwards. Data is collected from permit applications and updates made by City Staff when reviewing the application and Inspecting the work on the issued permit.

XML, CSV

Building Permits - Pool Enclosures

Permits issued within the past 10 years (from date of dataset generation/refresh) dealing with pools. Target is permits with specific "Work Type" of "Pool Fence Enclosure", and others that contain "pool" in the description.

XML, CSV

Building Permits - Signs

This Dataset contains information on all Sign Permit applications received on or after September 7th, 2010, including geographical locations of signs and attributes and status of applications.

XML, CSV

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Community Planning Boundaries

This dataset contains the community planning boundaries of each planning section in the City of Toronto. Each community planning section is associated with a manager and their contact information can be found. In addition, a spreadsheet is available that contains all of the community planner's name and contact information.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

Cultural Spaces

The database consists of the name of the facility, address, ward information, ownership of facilities that are available on a rental basis for cultural events.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

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Elections - By-Election Voter Statistics

This dataset contains the number of eligible electors on the Voters' List, the number of additions and corrections to the List and the number of electors who voted in by-elections. Subsequent reports will be available following a municipal by-election.  This dataset is broken down by ward and voting subdivision.

Excel

Elections - School Wards 2014

This is a GIS polygon data set that identifies the districts that govern the 2014 four school electoral districts in the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Elections - Voter Statistics

This dataset contains the number of eligible electors on the Voters' List, the number of additions and corrections to the List and the number of electors who voted in the 2003, 2006, 2010 and 2014 elections. Subsequent reports will be available following a full election period (every four years). This dataset is broken down by ward and voting subdivision.

Excel

Elections Subdivisions

Polygon shape files that depicts the Election Polling Subdivisions for the 2014, 2010 and 2006 Municipal Elections for the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Elections Voting Locations

This is a point data set that identifies the address of all the voting locations for the entire City of Toronto for the 2014, 2010 and 2006 municipal elections.

ESRI Shapefile

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Fire Station Locations

DGN  file contains City of Toronto fire station locations (XY coordinates ) and an Excel spreadsheet with same coordinates

DGN, Excel, ESRI Shapefile

Forest and Land Cover

High resolution land cover dataset for Toronto with eight land cover classes.

Erdas Imagine Large Raster Spill file

Former Municipality Boundaries

This data is in an ESRI GIS Shape file format that outlines the geographical administrative areas of the former six municipalities in the City of Toronto pre amalgamation.

ESRI Shapefile

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Green P Parking

This dataset includes Toronto Parking Authority (TPA) information about GreenP and TTC parking lots (off-street parking).

JSON

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Heritage Districts

Heritage Conservation Districts (HCD) in City of Toronto. This is a GIS polygon file.

ESRI Shapefile

Heritage Register

City of Toronto Inventory of Heritage Properties. Register of City-wide listed and designated properties as defined under the Ontario Heritage Act, Part IV and V.

ESRI Shapefile

Heritage Shoreline Evolution

A spatial geographical file that shows Toronto's historical shoreline development from 1818 to 1910.

ESRI Shapefile

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L

Licensed Dogs and Cats Reports

The reports list the number of licensed dogs and cats residing in Toronto identified by primary breed and forward sortation area (FSA) which is the first 3 characters in the postal code.

Excel

Live Green Toronto Membership Card Businesses

This dataset contains a list of the participating businesses, their locations and their special offers for Live Green Toronto Membership Card holders. This data was collected to facilitate connecting cardholders and businesses participating in the Live Green Toronto Membership Card program.

Excel

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Multi-Use Trail Entrances

A geospatial file that shows where all the trail accesses are located in the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

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Neighbourhood Improvement AreasUpdated

Neighbourhood Improvement Areas are specially-selected and designated neighbourhoods in the City of Toronto found to have inequities on several indicators of well-being.

ESRI Shapefile

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On-Street Permit Parking Area Maps

Polygons are used to define the boundaries of permit parking areas so permit parking holders can visually identify where their parking permit will authorize them to park.

ESRI Shapefile, WGS84 - Latitude/Longitude

One Way Streets

Linear representations of one way streets found within the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile, WGS84

Ontario Early Years Centres (Toronto)

This dataset contains a list of locations and contact information for Ontario Early Years Centres located within Toronto boundaries.

ESRI ShapeFile

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Pan Am/Parapan Am Venues – TO2015

This dataset contains information on the Competition, Non-Competition and Training Venues being used for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games.

ESRI Shapefile

Parks

Boundaries for the green spaces within the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Parks Drinking Fountains

Citywide coverage of Parks showing number of operational drinking fountains in City Parks.

Shapefile

Parks and Recreation Facilities

This dataset provides information on the recreation facilities administered by Toronto's Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division.

XML

Places of Interest and Toronto Attractions

Provide a listing of attractions in Toronto, as determined by Visitor Services. This is not necessarily a comprehensive listing, and will continue to expand over time. This information has been gathered through research and day-to-day operations of the Visitor Services Department.

Excel, ESRI Shapefile

Places of Worship

Religious locations such as churches, synagogues, temples, ashrams, mosques, etc.

ESRI Shapefile

Police Boundaries

Shapefile of Toronto Police Divisional boundary polygons.

ESRI Shapefile

Police Facility Locations

A geographical point shape file that depicts the police facility locations.

ESRI Shapefile, WGS84

Property Boundaries

This data is a GIS file that outlines visually the geographical area of all properties in the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Public Art and Monuments

The dataset provides a complete map of the City of Toronto's Public Art & Monuments Collection. The Collection includes 290 artworks and monuments installed throughout Toronto, both indoors and outdoors.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

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Recreational Drop in Programs

Listing of locations where Leisure Swimming, Leisure Skating and Aquafit drop-In programs are offered by Parks Forestry and Recreation (PF&R), Community Recreation.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

Red Light Cameras

This dataset identifies the intersections in Toronto where red light cameras are located.

Excel, ESRI Shapefile

Regional Municipal Boundary

This data is a GIS file that outlines visually the geographical administrative boundary of the City of Toronto.

ESRI ShapeFile

Rent Bank Access Centres

Point file of locations of Rent Bank Access Centres within the City of Toronto

ESRI Shapefile

Retirement Homes

A Comprehensive Guide to Retirement Living in Ontario. The dataset depicts point locations of retirement homes within the City of Toronto geographic area.

ESRI Shape file

Road RestrictionsUpdated

This dataset is a live feed of current road restrictions/closures and RESCU incidents in the City of Toronto.

Note: As of November 23rd, 2017, we have moved the Road Restrictions feed to a RESTful service allowing us to improve the delivery of the information.

The benefits of this change include:

  • The information is published faster.
  • The Url is mirrored in both HTTP and HTTPS environments.
  • More data formats available.

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Live feed - JSON, JSONP, XML, XSD,

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School Locations – All Types

A geographical spatial file containing all of the address points of all of the schools within the City of Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile

Shelter Profile Information

This dataset is a tabular file that outlines for each shelter its type, location by ward and former municipality, hours of operation and the 2011 recommended per diem rate.

XLS

Sidewalk Inventory

The sidewalk inventory provides information on presence and location of sidewalks along all Transportation Corridors in the city of Toronto using the Toronto Centreline as the base network.

ESRI Shapefile

Solid Waste In-Park Assets

Solid Waste Management Services assets inside parks, which are owned, serviced, or both, by SWMS.

ESRI Shapefile

Street Tree Data

This data set contains the common and botanical name as well as diameter size, street address and general location reference information for street trees within Toronto. 

Shapefile

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TTC Real-Time Next Vehicle Arrival (NVAS)

The NVAS XML Feeds provide real-time next vehicle arrival information, including: vehicle locations, predicted arrival & departure times, and route definitions.

XML

TTC Routes and Schedules

Data contains scheduling information (route definitions, stop patterns, stop locations, and schedules).

GTFS

Taxicab Stand Locations

This dataset contains the locations of approved taxicab stands in Toronto.

ESRI Shapefile, Excel

Tennis Courts Facilities

This dataset contains information on City's tennis courts facilities and associated amenities

Excel

Toronto Centreline (TCL)

Linear representations of streets, walkways, rivers, railways, highways and administrative boundaries within the City of Toronto

ESRI Shapefile, WGS84

Toronto District School Board Locations

This data set is a shape file that contains the location of the Toronto District Schools. The data is collected and maintained by the Planning Division of the Toronto District School Board.

ESRI Shapefile

Traffic Cameras

This dataset contains all the locations (latitude, longitude) of the traffic cameras within the City of Toronto. Associated/Reference URLs are also included with this dataset.

CSV, JSON, XML

Traffic Signals Tabular

This dataset contains all the locations of the traffic signals in the City of Toronto.

JSON/XML/CSV

Transportation Division Bridge Data

The 'Structures' dataset shows the bridge locations as points in a shape file and records in a excel file. Each record in the datasets has the structure ID, Type and Class. Each record also has the location description, ownership and year of construction for the structure. With each record there are 2 sets of coordinates identifying the location in WGS'84 (lat.&long.) and NAD'27 datum, 1974 adjustment and projected in 3 degree MTM.

ESRI Shapefile

Turn Restrictions

This Dataset contains turn restrictions, turn limitations and multi-level crossing.

ESRI Shapefile

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Utility Cut Permits

Locations in the City of Toronto where Utility Companies have been granted permission to perform excavations within the public right of way to perform utility maintenance work.

XML, CSV

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Watermain Breaks

This dataset is used to track watermain breaks within the City of Toronto boundaries.

Excel, ESRI Shapefile

Web Map ServicesUpdated

A series of web map services for access to live geospatial data.

Web Service

Wellbeing Toronto - Civics & Equity Indicators

This dataset contains Civics and Equity indicators which include information about diversity index, City grants funding, Salvation Army donors, City Beautification, water main breaks, voter turnout, walk score and neighbourhood equity score.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - CultureUpdated

This dataset contains three worksheets with descriptions and statistical information relating to the Cultural Location Index and the Linguistic Diversity Index.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - DemographicsUpdated

This dataset contains information relating to Demographics for the 140 neighbourhoods that make up the City of Toronto

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - Economics

This dataset contains information relating to Economics (i.e Access to Child Care, Home Prices and Local Employment) for the 140 neighbourhoods that make up the City of Toronto.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - Health

This dataset contains information relating to a number of health indicators broken down by neighbourhood. These indicators include specific types of cancer screening, Public Health Dine Safe inspections, fertility and mortality rates.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - Recreation

This dataset contains information about parks and recreation programs, registration, various types of facilities and permits.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - Safety

This dataset contains information relating to Safety (i.e. crime data) for the 140 neighbourhoods that make up the City of Toronto.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - TransportationUpdated

This dataset contains three worksheets with descriptions and statistical information relating to pedestrian and traffic collisions, TTC stops and road kilometres and volume.

Excel

Wellbeing Toronto - Youth Services

This dataset contains an Excel spreadsheet and ESRI shapefiles relating to youth services available in the City of Toronto.

Excel, ESRI Shapefiles

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Zoning By-law

City-wide Zoning Bylaw No. 569-2013 regulates the use of land, the size and location of buildings and parking across the City.

ESRI Shapefile

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