Stittsville is a community that is part of the city of Ottawa. Stittsville is located on the western end of Ottawa and therefore is part of the National Capital Region.
In the 1820s Stittsville was settled by Irish soldiers. Jackson Stitt formed the town in the 1850s. Stittsville became a post village in 1866, a police village in 1956 and a full village in 1961. In 1974 the area of Stittsville was amalgamated into Goulbourn Township. Goulbourn Township was then amalgamated into the city of Ottawa in 2001.
Stittsville has many different neighbourhoods which include:
According to the 2011 census conducted by Statistics Canada Stittsville has a population of 26,807.
There are many special attractions and events in Stittsville, Ontario. Some of these include: