Welcome to the Township of West Lincoln – the heart of the Niagara Region! West Lincoln is one of the twelve lower tier municipalities in Niagara Region. We have the largest geographical land base in the region with a population of approximately 14,500 and a growth projection of 29,460 by 2041. Due to our large geographic area, we have a blended community of different perspectives, beliefs and interests with many residents who have lived in the region for generations!
The Township is made up of many rural communities such as the hamlets of St. Ann’s, Silverdale, Bismark, Caistorville, Fulton, Grassie and Wellandport among others. Smithville is the largest urban centre in the Township and serves as the principle area for growth in industrial, commercial and residential sectors.