Etobicoke is a dissolved municipality located within the current city of Toronto
. Comprising the western section of the current city, While it only contains 13% of Toronto's population, it occupies about 20% of its total land area. It is bordered on the south by Lake Ontario, on the east by the Humber River, on the west by Etobicoke Creek, the city of Mississauga
and Toronto Pearson International Airport
(though a small portion of the airport extends into Etobicoke) and on the north by Steeles Avenue West.
Etobicoke has the lowest population density of the former cities and boroughs that currently make up the city of Toronto. This is mainly due to its expanses of industrial lands. Several major freeways are routed through the area, making the area ideal for automobile-based transportation.