Community Profile

Population:        18,000

Area:                8,490 Hectares or 21,000 acres

Multi-Use:          Industrial, Commercial Residential and Agricultural

Transportation:- Located within one day drive of 60% of the North American population
                        - Centrally located within the Niagara Region
                        - Public transportation
                        - Excellent 400 Series Highway connections
                        - Excellent Railway connections
                        - Excellent waterway connection to St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes H2O Highway 
                          (Welland Canal) runs through Thorold
                        - 10 minutes from Niagara Regional Airport
                        - 30 minutes from Hamilton International Airport
                        - 30 minutes from the United States of America Border Crossing
                        - 40 minutes from Buffalo International Airport, New York, United States of America
                        - 1 hour from Pearson International Airport, Toronto, Canada

Amenities:        - New 1 million square foot hospital that serves Thorold and St. Catharines
                        - Bicycle Friendly Bronze winning City
                        - Greater Niagara Circle Trek
                        - Welland Canal Corridor and Merrit Trail Bike and Hike Path
                        - Home to the Twin Locks
                        - Acres of Parkland
                        - Historic Downtown
                        - 10 minutes from Niagara Falls
                        - 20 minutes from Niagara-on-the-Lake
                        - 5 minutes from the Pen Centre Shopping Complex

Education:       - Brock University, Niagara College
                        - District School Board of Niagara (4 Elementary Schools & 1 Secondary School)
                        - Niagara Catholic District School Board of Niagara (2 Elementary Schools)