Niagara Region, located between Lake Erie and Lake Ontario, is known for its fertile soil and unique climate contributing to some of the best farmland to be found anywhere and its acclaimed wine industry. The Niagara region is made up of 12 municipalities (cities, towns and townships) a short drive from one another and is home to over 430, 000 people.
Located on the border with New York State, is a popular stopover for many visitors to Canada and benefits from a thriving tourism industry. Celebrated as the honeymoon capital of the world, the romance of the falls and the lush Niagara Region capture 12 million tourists a year.
Visitors from around the world travel to the Niagara Region to see the many attractions, from the breathtaking Horseshoe Falls to world-class theatre performances and historic Fort George. The wine route boasts some of the best wineries in the province and provides a picturesque welcome for visitors to the area.
Niagara region benefits from a spectacular natural setting with an abundance of walking and cycling trails making iit a desirable place to live. Visit the Niagara Region municipal immigration portal to find information about living and working in the great region.
Niagara's 12 distinct and vibrant communities each offer its own unique choice of recreational and educational opportunities.Niagara Region, its communities and housing:
|District||Fort Erie||Grimsby||Lincoln||Niagara Falls||Niagara-on-the-lake||Pelham|
|Proximity to Toronto||153 km||82 km||91.5 km||128.3 km||128 km||127.7 km|
|Average house price*||$184, 884||$312, 345||$298, 011||$204, 736||$371, 298||$315, 538|
|Port Colborne||St. Catharines||Thorold||Wainfleet||Welland||West Lincoln|
|147 km||111 km||118 km||127 km||133 km||97.5 km|
|$168, 000||$216, 503||$207, 906||not available||$182, 354||$274, 287|
*Single detached dwellingPopulation size of Niagara Region:
430, 000 residentsMajor industries in Niagara Region: