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York Region Municipalities

York Region is home to nine cities and towns with a wide-range of lifestyle options and business communities that allow you to live, work, and thrive. Discover our cities and towns below.

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Town of Aurora

The Town of Aurora is strategically located in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) with direct access to 400 series highways and major Canadian and US markets. Aurora’s location offers all the advantages of an urban centre, while maintaining its small town atmosphere.

East Gwillimbury

Town of East Gwillimbury

The Town of East Gwillimbury is a designated growth municipality in Northern York Region, with the projected population increasing from 23,000 to 88,000 people by 2031. East Gwillimbury is close to the city of Toronto and its amenities, while maintaining its famous small-town charm.

Town of Georgina

Town of Georgina

The Town of Georgina is located one hour North of Toronto. It is composed of three communities including Keswick, Sutton and Pefferlaw. Georgina features over 52 kilometres of Lake Simcoe’s southeastern shores.

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King Township

The Township of King is the location of choice of a diverse mix of businesses including the corporate head office of The Clublink Corporation, LGL Environmental Research Associates, BC Instruments, Showa Canada, and the King Brewery.

City of Markham

City of Markham

Strategically located in the heart of the GTA, the City of Markham is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Ontario with more than 400 corporate offices, and over 900 high technology and life science companies.

Town of Newmarket

Town of Newmarket

The Town of Newmarket is a growing, dynamic community with close proximity to Toronto. The town is home to businesses in a wide variety of sectors, with healthcare and business services exhibiting the highest growth rates.

City of Richmond Hill
City of Richmond Hill

The Town of Richmond Hill is centrally located within the GTA and is home to one of the most educated workforces in Canada and home to companies, including many major corporations and head offices have chosen to locate in Richmond Hill.

City of Vaughan
City of Vaughan

The City of Vaughan is one of the most active markets in the GTA in commercial and industrial development. Employment growth remains very strong and is projected to increase to 275,900 jobs by 2031.

Town of Whitchurch Stouffville
Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville

The Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville is recognized as an area of strong planned growth and home to a diverse, highly skilled workforce, thriving culture, an expansive trail system, and a municipal commitment to business.