Burlington is a growing city in the western region of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). It has a population of about 175,000 people and it is located in an area of southern Ontario that is referred to as the Golden Horseshoe. It is a city that has a vibrant economy based primarily around its thriving automobile and manufacturing industry.
Burlington is a popular city to live in for several different reasons. It is a city that has a good economy and there are a lot of jobs in Burlington itself. It is a relatively affordable city in which to live with many lovely green spaces as well as cultural centers. Spencer Smith Park is one of the cities most popular parks as well as the Royal Botanical Gardens. Many people also love to visit Burlington's Art Centre and Burlington's annual Ribfest and its Sound of Music Festival. It is also conveniently located within several main transport throughways making it a very desirable place for people to live while commuting and working to Hamilton, the Niagara area or downtown Toronto. Come to live, work and explore this lively city on the lake.