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Manitoba rental properties are primarily found in the major metropolitan areas of Manitoba. Common rental types found in Manitoba are apartments, studios, lofts, one bedrooms, two bedrooms, condos, houses for rent, mobile homes, hotel rooms, vacation rental, furnished rentals short term rentals. Cities in Manitoba where housing rentals are found are Winnipeg Area, North Manitoba, Parkland, West Manitoba, Interlake, Central Plains, Pembina Valley, East Manitoba.  Vacation rentals, short term rentals and furnished housing are more common in the metropolitan areas of Manitoba.

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      Manitoba Province Information
Manitoba is a prairie province in the heart of Canada. Manitoba has a diversified economy, led by manufacturing, then agriculture and hydroelectricity. The other major industries in Manitoba are transportation, manufacturing, mining, forestry, energy, and tourism. Manitoba is bordered by the provinces on west by Saskatchewan, on the east by Ontario, on the north by Nunavut and south by US states of North Dakota and Minnesota. In population wise the province has 5th rank. Manitoba's total population is 1,213,815 in 2009 estimation. Most of the province's population is concentrated in the river valleys in the south of these lakes. In area wise Manitoba has 8th rank. The province total area is 649,950 250,950 sq mi. Manitoba's official languages are English and French. Manitoba has an extreme continental climate. Manitoba ranked first for clearest skies year round, and ranked second for clearest skies in the summer and for sunniest province in the winter and spring. Manitoba's capital city and also the largest city is Winnipeg. It is the eighth-largest Census Metropolitan Area in Canada. The province has many sports teams and conducts many cultural events. The province forest land area is 102,000 sq mi. It occupied 48% of province land area. Manitoba is home for diverse species of animals. Agriculture is one of the major industries in Manitoba economy. Manitoba is the nation's largest producer of sunflower seed and dry beans.

      Manitoba Recreation, Culture and Attractions
Manitoba has been influenced by Aboriginal and Metis traditional and modern Canadian artistic values. Manitoba's traditional music has strong roots in Métis and Aboriginal culture. Manitoba has a strong literary tradition. Manitoba's cultural scene also incorporates classical European traditions. The Winnipeg Art Gallery is Manitoba's largest art gallery and it is sixth largest gallery in the country. Churchill's Arctic wildlife is a major tourist attraction in Manitoba. The Festival du Voyageur is an annual ten-day event held in Winnipeg's French Quarter. Manitoba has four professional sports teams. They are Winnipeg Blue Bombers, the Manitoba Moose, the Winnipeg Goldeyes and the Winnipeg Alliance. The Western Hockey League's Wheat Kings are based in Brandon. The University of Manitoba Bisons is represented in university athletics.

      Manitoba Province Demographics
Manitoba total population - 1,213,815
Manitoba English population - 838,415
Manitoba German population - 67,030
Manitoba French population - 43,955
Manitoba Algonquian languages population - 33,995
Manitoba Cree Population - 19,105
Manitoba Ojibway population - 9,330
Manitoba Oji-Cree population - 5,430
Manitoba Tagalog (Filipino/Pilipino) population - 22,490
Manitoba Ukrainian population - 21,950
Manitoba Chinese languages population - 11,045
Manitoba Cantonese population - 3,105
Manitoba Mandarin population - 1,470
Manitoba Polish Population - 8,870
Manitoba Panjabi (Punjabi) population - 6,340
Manitoba Italian population - 4,775
Manitoba Dutch population - 3,835
Manitoba Russian population - 3,450
Manitoba Serbo-Croatian languages population - 2,880
Manitoba Vietnamese population - 2,740
Manitoba Arabic population - 2,125
Manitoba Scandinavian languages Population - 2,040
Manitoba Korean population - 1,950
Manitoba Hungarian population - 1,800
Manitoba Ukrainian population - 21,950
Manitoba Chinese languages population - 11,045
Manitoba Cantonese population - 3,105
Manitoba Mandarin population - 1470
Manitoba Polish Population - 8,870
Manitoba Panjabi (Punjabi) population - 6,340
Manitoba Italian population - 4,775
Manitoba Persian population - 1,775
Manitoba Greek population - 1,635
Manitoba Amharic population - 1,440
Manitoba Urdu population - 1,190
Manitoba Hindi population - 1,120
Manitoba Lao Population - 1,035
Manitoba Athapaskan languages population - 900
Manitoba Czech population - 895
Manitoba Gujarati population - 890
Manitoba Bantu languages population - 700
Manitoba Japanese population - 700
Manitoba Romanian population - 655
Manitoba Flemish population - 650
Manitoba Ilocano population - 645
Manitoba Creole Population - 640
Manitoba Yiddish population - 640
Manitoba Siouan languages (Dakota/Sioux) population - 630
Manitoba African languages n.i.e. population - 540
Manitoba Somali population - 540
Manitoba Germanic languages n.i.e. population - 520
Manitoba Khmer (Cambodian) population - 495
Manitoba Hindi population - 1,120
Manitoba Slovak Population - 465

      Manitoba school information
Manitoba's first school was founded in 1818 by Roman Catholic missionaries. The first Protestant school was established in 1820 in Manitoba. Manitoba board of education was established in 1871. The province has forty-four non-funded independent schools, which are not required to meet those standards. The Board of Education was responsible for public schools and represented both Catholics and Protestants. The public schools are following a provincially mandated curriculum in either French or English. There are a number of different types of schooling options available for education in Manitoba. There are five universities in Manitoba. Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface is the oldest university in Western Canada, it is established on 1818. Manitoba has thirty-eight public libraries, twelve have French-language collections and eight have significant collections in other languages. For education in Manitoba, students are legally required to attend school between the ages of 6 and 16 years.

Manitoba Symbols
Manitoba nickname - "The Keystone Province"

Image of Manitoba flag

Image of Manitoba flower

Image of Manitoba tree
Manitoba Flag
Manitoba Flower
Prairie Crocus
Manitoba Tree
White Spruce

Image of Manitoba bird

Image of Manitoba motto

Image of Manitoba animal
Manitoba Bird
Great Grey Owl
Manitoba Motto
Gloriosus et liber
Manitoba Animal

Image of Manitoba song
Manitoba Song
Ciel du Manitoba

      Manitoba Province History
Manitoba has been continuously inhabited from about 10,000 B.C. The Ojibwe, Cree, Dene, Sioux, Mandan, and Assiniboine peoples are probably the first European to set foot in the area. Henry Hudson was one of the first Europeans to sail into what is now known as Hudson Bay in 1611. The name "Manitoba" is likely derived from the languages of the Cree or Ojibwe, and means "strait of the Manitou". Sir Thomas Button, leader of the first white people in Manitoba, explored the west coast of Hudson Bay. The Hudson's Bay Company was given the fur trading rights to the entire Hudson Bay watershed that covers land in what is now known as Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Minnesota and North Dakota. This watershed was named Rupert's Land, after Prince Rupert who helped to form the Hudson's Bay Company. Rupert's Land was ceded to Canada in 1869 and incorporated into the Northwest Territories. The Red River settlement was established at the Winnipeg site in 1812. In 1821 the North West and Hudson's Bay companies united and the fort was enlarged and renamed Fort Garry. The new Provincial government was controlled by Anglo Canadians. The agreement for the establishment of the Province has included guarantees that the Métis would receive grants of land and that their existing unofficial landholdings would be recognized. Winnipeg was the fourth largest city in Canada in the early 1900s. Winnipeg was inundated during the 1950 Red River Flood and had to be partially evacuated. On 21st century the Manitoba was faced some major issues. Manitoba's debt has risen because the government has increased public services without raising taxes significantly.

      Manitoba Province Tourist Information
Manitoba has large tourism sector. Manitoba is geographical heart of Canada. It has dramatic landscapes, a surprising cultural heritage and warm and friendly people. The provincial capital Winnipeg is also a thriving cultural centre in Manitoba. Manitoba is home to some of North America?s most impressive beaches. Manitoba has many Theme Parks, Museums, National Parks and Historic Sites. Churchill's Arctic wildlife is a major tourist attraction in Manitoba.

      Manitoba Province Transportation
The Province domestic and international bus service was offered by the Greyhound Canada, Grey Goose Bus Lines and Jefferson Lines from Winnipeg Bus Terminal. This terminal was relocated from downtown Winnipeg to the airport in 2009. The province has two class-1 railways. They are Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway. These two railways are maintaining large inter-modal terminals in the city. The Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway operate a combined 2,439 kilometers of track in Manitoba. Manitoba's largest airport is Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport. It is one of only a few 24 hour unrestricted airports in Canada. And it is a part of the National Airports System. The Port of Churchill is the only Arctic deep-water port in Canada and it is a part of the closest shipping route between North America and Asia.

      Manitoba Taxes
Manitoba Province Retail Sales Tax - 7%
Manitoba Province Provincial Sales Tax - 12%
Manitoba Province Income Tax Low - 3% - Higher - 14%
Manitoba Province federal Goods and Services Tax - 5%
Manitoba Province Tobacco Tax on Cigarettes - 20.5¢ ($41.00 per carton)
Manitoba Province Tobacco Tax on Cigars - 75% of retail selling price (maximum tax $5.00 per cigar)
Manitoba Province Tobacco Tax on Raw leaf tobacco - 18.0¢ per gram
Manitoba Province Tobacco Tax on Fine cut tobacco and all other tobacco products - 19.5¢ per gram
Manitoba Province Motive Fuel Tax on Clear Diesel - 11.5¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Motive Fuel Tax on Railway Diesel - 6.3¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Motive Fuel Tax on Commercial Heating Oil - 1.9¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Motive Fuel Tax on Bunker Fuel - 1.7¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Clear Gasoline - 11.5¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Clear Gasohol - 11.5¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Aircraft Fuel - 3.2¢ Per Litre
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Propane for Vehicles - 3.0c/L
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Propane for Heating - 3.0c/L
Manitoba Province Gasoline Tax on Propane Purchased in Cylinders - 3.0c/L

      Manitoba Universities
Brandon University, Brandon - 3,260 Students
Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg - 1,600 Students
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg - 26,800 Students
Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface, Saint Boniface - 984 Students
University of Winnipeg,Winnipeg - 9,010 Students

      Manitoba Religions
Manitoba Christian Population is 68.7%
Manitoba Jewish Population is 1.2%
Manitoba Buddhist Population is 0.5%
Manitoba Sikh Population is 0.5%
Manitoba Muslim Population is 0.5%
Manitoba Hindu Population is 0.3%
Manitoba Aboriginal spirituality Population is 0.3%
Manitoba pagan Population is 0.1%
Manitoba no religious Population is 18.3%
Manitoba Roman Catholic Church Population is 27%
Manitoba United Church of Canada Population is 16%
Manitoba Anglican Church of Canada Population is 8%

      Manitoba Counties
Brandon County, Manitoba - Population 5,693
Carillon County, Manitoba - Population 9,227
D'Iberville County, Manitoba - Population 18,995
Dennis County, Manitoba - Population 15,973
Dufferin County, Manitoba - Population 2,405
Gimli County, Manitoba - Population 5,797
La Verandrye County, Manitoba - Population 5,106
Lisgar County, Manitoba - Population 82,546
Manchester County, Manitoba - Population 5,056
Marquette County, Manitoba - Population 19,661
Minnedosa County, Manitoba - Population 2,474
Morris County, Manitoba - Population 13,079
Norfolk County, Manitoba - Population 62,563
Portage la Prairie County, Manitoba - Population 67,182
Russell County, Manitoba - Population 69,78
Selkirk County, Manitoba - Population 9,515
Souris River County, Manitoba - Population 1,683
Turtle Mountain County, Manitoba - Population 1,146
Westbourne County, Manitoba - Population 2,017

      Manitoba Province Government
The Manitoba's legislative assembly was established on July 14th of 1870. Manitoba is governed by unicameral legislative assembly. The Legislative Assembly consists of the 57 Members elected to represent the people of Manitoba. The Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba appointed by the Governor General of Canada. Manitoba's judiciary consists of the three courts. They are Court of Appeal, the Court of Queen's Bench, and the Provincial Court. The Provincial Court is primarily for criminal law, the Court of Queen's Bench is the highest trial court in the province and the Court of Appeal hears appeals from both benches.

      Manitoba Province Parks
Manitoba has many provincial and national parks. Asessippi Provincial Park located on Manitoba, Canada about 100 km west of Dauphin. Atikaki Provincial Wilderness Park is located east of Lake Winnipeg, Caribou River. Provincial Wilderness Park is the northern most provincial park in Manitoba Grand Beach Provincial Park is located on the east shore of Lake Winnipeg. Turtle Mountain Provincial Park is known for its bike trails and is one of the most popular parks in Manitoba. Whiteshell Provincial Park is located in the Canadian Shield region and has many rivers, remote lakes, boreal forest and bare granite ridges. Manitoba's some of the national parks are Riding Mountain National Park of Canada - Protected "island" area in the Manitoba Escarpment. Wapusk National Park of Canada - One of the largest polar bear denning areas in the world.

      Manitoba Economy
As of 2008 Manitoba gross product was C$50.834 billion. Manitoba economy is best economy on natural resources. Manitoba economy is mainly based on farming, manufacturing, mining, services and tourism. Manitoba economy is mixed economy with services. The main farming outputs of Manitoba are grains, vegetables, beans, oilseeds and oats. Manufacturing outputs of Manitoba are transportation tools, metals, electronics, textiles and printing. The main mined outputs of Manitoba are oil and gas. Tourism play major role in Manitoba economy Manitoba has so many tourist destinations. The main services of Manitoba are government services and hospitals. User Manitoba Comments

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