Town of Newmarket

The Town of Newmarket, Ontario

Newmarket is located to the north of the Greater Toronto Area and has been coined for years as one of the best places to live in Canada (MoneySense Magazine).  It is known for its commitment to environmentally safe development and for being clean and green!  There are 44 trails for walking, running or cycling and it boasts a very low crime rate making it one of the safest communities around.  So visitors and residents alike can enjoy shopping in the picturesque heart of Newmarket in its historic Main Street district or for those who prefer trendy brand name shops can enjoy the upscale Upper Canada Mall located at Yonge Street and Davis Drive.

Southlake Regional Health Centre

Southlake Regional Health Centre is a full service hospital in Newmarket with a commitment to health care excellence.  It has well over 300 hospital beds and deals with over 90,000 Emergency Department visits each year.  As a regional health centre , Southlake offers state-of-the-art facilities and progressive care  to over 1 million people from York region, Simcoe County, and even residents from Muskoka.  Some of the leading care provided is cancer care, arthritis care, cardiac care, cataract surgery, child and adolescent eating disorders, mental health services for children, paediatrics and perinatal care, and thoracic surgery.  Southlake Regional Health Centre has over 3,000 employees, 540 physicians, and 900 volunteers.  They are prominent for healthcare excellence.

A great place to live, work and play

Newmarket’s close proximity to highways and the City of Toronto, makes it conveniently situated for anyone who wants to be close to the buzz of the city yet be at the corridor to northern cottage country.  It offers tremendous opportunity for business growth and a talented workforce.  Compared to other locales in Ontario, Newmarket has below average property taxes for both residential and commercial properties and with over 6500 recreation programs and more than 300 special events yearly, it is a great choice for a place to live, play or open a business!