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(2011 population 109,600) is a town in the Durham Region in the Greater Toronto Area.
The town is named for HMS Ajax
, a Royal Navy cruiser that served in World War II. Ajax
is a part of the Greater Toronto Area. It is approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Toronto on the shores of Lake Ontario and is bordered by the City of Pickering to the west and north, and the Town of Whitby to the east.