The City of Burlington is situated on the shores of Lake Ontario and is conveniently located within an hour of Toronto and Niagara Falls.
When you want to do some exploring a little further from home, you’ll find that Burlington is a stone’s throw from just about everywhere.
Great video by Tourism Burlington, highlighting this beautiful city, for Visitors & Residents
Take a stroll on the waterfront trail, explore Royal Botanical Gardens, one of North America’s largest botanical gardens, and enjoy Bronte Creek Provincial Park. Hike the nature trails, and take in the scenic landscapes along the Niagara Escarpment.
Other areas of interest:
- Burlington Downtown and Waterfront
- Burlington Bay: Lasalle Park Marina
- Joseph Brant Museum
- Art Gallery Burlington
WHY LIVE IN BURLINGTON?
Burlington: #2 Best City in Ontario to Live 2017
” After Ottawa, the second-highest ranked city in the province (Ontario) is Burlington, which comes in at No. 9 this year. Burlington, Oakville and Halton Hills all consistently do well on our ranking. You don’t have to look hard to see why. The cities share a number of similarities: they’re all very safe, they tend to be wealthier, and they’re in a sweet spot when it comes to nice weather. These factors not only make these cities great places to live, but it also makes them highly attractive as a places to retire, raise a family or start a new life” Best Place to Live in Ontario 2017 , MoneySense, by Mark Brown, July 4, 2017.
Burlington for Business
Some Helpful Resources : Moving to Burlington
More Facts, from Maclean’s Canada’s Best Places to Live 2017
- Rank (2016): 2
- Population: 199,858
- Unemployment Rate (Est.): 5.5%
- Median Household Income: $93,893
- Average Value Of Primary Real Estate: $710,453
- Home to income ratio: 6.17
- Rent to income ratio: 13.50%
- Average Property Tax: 2.0%
- Average Property Tax: $3,579.91
- Travel To Work By Walking: 2.1%
- Travel To Work By Public Transit: 5.5%
- Owned Homes: 77.6%
- Rented Homes: 22.4%
- Offices Of Doctors Of Medicine Per ‘000: 0.99
- Doctors Per ‘000: 2.6
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