Ecuador is found on the west coast of South America, between Colombia and Peru. Ecuador’s capital city, Quito, is situated on the Andes mountain range. The Republic of Ecuador also includes the Galapagos Islands, which are 1,000 kilometres from the coast. The Galapagos Islands are well known for their land and marine animals, including unique birds and gigantic land tortoises. In fact, “Galapagos” is an ancient Spanish word meaning “tortoise”.

Ecuadorians in Toronto

In the GTA: 17,930 In Toronto: 9,990

Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
City of Toronto (Ward 2 Etobicoke North, 7 York West, 11 & 12 York South-Weston, 17 Davenport), Vaughan, Northern part of Uxbridge, Brampton, and Oakville.

Settlement Services in the GTA

Churches in the GTA

Primera Iglesia Alianza Hispana
325 Weston Road, Unit 6b
Toronto, ON
M6N 4Z9
Phone: 416-630-7084

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