Manitoba's Regions

01.

Northern (Northman) Region

Added to Manitoba in 1912, the Northern Region includes all land north of the 52nd parallel. Sparsely populated, most of the land is wilderness. Thompson is the largest city and considered the 'hub of the north'.

02.

Parkland Region

Bordered on the west by the province of Saskatchewan, Northern Region to the north, Interlake Region to the east and Westman Region to the south. Parkland's largest city is Dauphin.

03.

Interlake Region

The area between the east shore of Lake Manitoba and west shore of Lake Winnipeg, it extends north from Winnipeg to the 52nd parallel. The largest city is Selkirk.

04.

Eastman (Eastern) Region

The area bordered by the 52nd parallel to the north and the USA to the south, the province of Ontario to the east and the regions of Interlake, Winnipeg and Pembina Valley to the west. The largest city is Steinbach.

05.

Westman (Western) Region

Bordered on the west by the province of Saskatchewan, south by the USA, north by Parkland Region, and east by the regions of Central Plains and Pembina Valley. The largest city is Brandon.

06.

Central Plains Region

Immediately west of Winnipeg, Central Plains Region is bordered by the regions of Parkland, Interlake, Winnipeg, Pembina Valley and Westman. The largest city is Portage la Prairie.

07.

Pembina Valley Region

Pembina Valley Region is bordered on the south by the USA, to the west by Westman Region, north by Central Plains and Winnipeg Regions, and to the east by Eastman Region. The largest city is Winkler.

08.

Winnipeg Region

At the junction of the Assiniboine and Red Rivers. Winnipeg is a multi-ethnic City that includes the largest Aboriginal population of any Canadian city and the largest Francophone population in Canada outside of Quebec.

Manitoba's Rural Municipalities

RM RegionMunicipal District
Albert RM (now Two Borders RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Alexander RMEastman RegionEastern District
Alonsa RMParkland RegionParkland District
Archie RM (now Ellice-Archie RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Argyle RMPembina Valley RegionWestern District
Armstrong RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Arthur RM (now Two Borders RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Bifrost RM (now Bifrost-Riverton RM)Interlake RegionInterlake District
Birtle RM (now Prairie View RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Blanshard RM (now Oakview RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Boissevain-Morton RMWestman RegionWestern District
Brenda RM (now Brenda-Waskada RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Brenda-Waskada RMWestman RegionWestern District
Brokenhead RMEastman RegionEastern District
Cameron RM (now Grassland RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Cartier RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
Cartwright-Roblin RMPembina Valley RegionWestern District
Churchill RMNorthern RegionNorthern District
Clanwilliam RM (now Clanwilliam-Erickson RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Clanwilliam-Erickson RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Coldwell RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Cornwallis RMWestman RegionWestern District
Daly RM (now Riverdale RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Dauphin RMParkland RegionParkland District
De Salaberry RMEastman RegionEastern District
Deloraine-Winchester RMWestman RegionWestern District
Dufferin RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
East St Paul RMInterlake RegionEastern District
Edward RM (now Two Borders RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Ellice RM (now Ellice-Archie RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Ellice-Archie RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Elton RMWestman RegionWestern District
Eriksdale RM (now West Interlake RM)Interlake RegionInterlake District
Ethelbert RMParkland RegionParkland District
Fisher RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Franklin RM (now Emerson-Franklin RM)Eastman RegionEastern District
Gilbert Plains RMParkland RegionParkland District
Gimli RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Glenboro-South Cypress RMWestman RegionWestern District
Glenella RM (now Glenella-Lansdowne RM)Central Plains RegionMidwestern District
Glenella-Lansdowne RMCentral Plains RegionMidwestern District
Glenwood RM (now Souris-Glenwood RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Grahamdale RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Grandview RMParkland RegionParkland District
Grassland RMWestman RegionWestern District
Grey RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
Hamiota RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Hanover RMEastman RegionEastern District
Harrison Park RM(see Harrison RM or Park RM)Midwestern District
Harrison RM (now Harrison Park RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Headingley RMWinnipeg Capital RegionCentral District
Hillsburg RM (now Roblin RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Kelsey RMNorthern RegionParkland District
Killarney-Turtle Mountain RMWestman RegionWestern District
La Broquerie RMEastman RegionEastern District
Lakeshore RMParkland RegionParkland District
Lakeview RM (now WestLake-Gladstone RM)Central Plains RegionMidwestern District
Langford RM (now North Cypress-Langford RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Lansdowne RM (now Glenella-Lansdowne RM)Central Plains RegionMidwestern District
Lawrence RM (now Lakeshore RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Lorne RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Louise RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
MacDonald RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
McCreary RMParkland RegionParkland District
Miniota RM (now Prairie View RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Minitonas RM (now Minitonas-Bowsman RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Minitonas-Bowsman RMParkland RegionParkland District
Minto RM (now Minto-Odanah RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Minto-Odanah RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Montcalm RMPembina Valley RegionEastern District
Morris RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Morton RM (now Boissevain-Morton RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Mossey River RMParkland RegionParkland District
Mountain RMParkland RegionParkland District
Mystery Lake, LGDNorthern RegionNorthern District
Norfolk Treherne RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
North Cypress RM (now North Cypress-Langford RM)Westman RegionWestern District
North Cypress-Langford RMWestman RegionWestern District
North Norfolk RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
Oakland RM (now Oakland-Wawanesa RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Oakland-Wawanesa RMWestman RegionWestern District
Oakview RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Ochre River RM (now Lakeshore RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Odanah RM (now Minto-Odanah RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Park (North) RM (now Roblin RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Park RM (now Harrison Park RM)Parkland RegionMidwestern District
Pembina RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Pinawa LGDEastman RegionEastern District
Piney RMEastman RegionEastern District
Pipestone RMWestman RegionWestern District
Portage la Prairie RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
Prairie Lakes RMWestman RegionWestern District
Prairie View RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Reynolds RMEastman RegionEastern District
Rhineland RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Riding Mountain West RMParkland RegionMidwestern District
Ritchot RMEastman RegionEastern District
Riverdale RMWestman RegionWestern District
Riverside RM (now Prairie Lakes RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Roblin RM (formerly Hillsburg-Roblin-Shell River RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Roblin RM (now Cartwright-Roblin RM)Pembina Valley RegionWestern District
Rockwood RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Roland RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Rosedale RMWestman RegionMidwestern District
Rossburn RMParkland RegionMidwestern District
Rosser RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Russell RM (now Russell-Binscarth RM)Parkland RegionMidwestern District
Russell-Binscarth RMParkland RegionMidwestern District
Saskatchewan RM (now Oakview RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Shell River RM (now Roblin RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Shellmouth-Boulton RM (now Riding Mountain West RM)Parkland RegionMidwestern District
Shoal Lake RM (now Yellowhead RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Sifton RMWestman RegionWestern District
Siglunes RM (now West Interlake RM)Interlake RegionInterlake District
Silver Creek RM (now Riding Mountain West RM)Parkland RegionMidwestern District
Souris-Glenwood RMWestman RegionWestern District
South Cypress RM (now Glenboro-South Cypress RM)Westman RegionWestern District
South Norfolk RM (now Norfolk-Treherne RM)Central Plains RegionCentral District
Springfield RMEastman RegionEastern District
St Andrews RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
St Clements RMEastman RegionEastern District
St Francois Xavier RMCentral Plains RegionInterlake District
St Laurent RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Stanley RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Ste Anne RMEastman RegionEastern District
Ste Rose RM (now Ste Rose RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Strathclair RM (now Yellowhead RM)Westman RegionMidwestern District
Strathcona RM (now Prairie Lakes RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Stuartburn RMEastman RegionEastern District
Swan River RM (now Swan Valley West RM)Parkland RegionParkland District
Tache RMEastman RegionEastern District
Thompson RMPembina Valley RegionCentral District
Two Borders RMWestman RegionWestern District
Victoria Beach RMEastman RegionEastern District
Victoria RMCentral Plains RegionCentral District
Wallace RM (now Wallace-Woodworth RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Wallace-Woodworth RMWestman RegionWestern District
West Interlake RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
West St Paul RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Westbourne RM (now WestLake-Gladstone RM)Central Plains RegionMidwestern District
WestLake-Gladstone RMCentral Plains RegionMidwestern District
Whitehead RMWestman RegionWestern District
Whitemouth RMEastman RegionEastern District
Whitewater RM (now Grassland RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Winchester RM (now Deloraine-Winchester RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Winnipeg CityWinnipeg Capital RegionWinnipeg District
Woodlands RMInterlake RegionInterlake District
Woodworth RM (now Wallace-Woodworth RM)Westman RegionWestern District
Yellowhead RMWestman RegionMidwestern District