Minutes to the QEW, 403, 407, and 401. Public transit bus stop at the corner and the Oakville GO station is 1 km away. Across the street from a plaza with a grocery store, restaurants, medical clinic, dental clinic, and pharmacy. Walking distance to McDonald’s, a bank, and Oakville Place Mall with over 100 retailers. A short walk to Montclair Elementary School, White Oaks High School, and Sheridan College. 3 km from Sunningdale School (French Immersion). Close to Oakville Public Library and McCraney Valley Park is across the street. Minutes from Upper Oakville Shopping Centre. Trafalgar Memorial Hospital is a short drive away.
Oakville, with a population of nearly 194,000 according to the 2016 Canada census, is just 30 minutes from downtown Toronto and only an hour’s drive from Niagara Falls and the United States border. In 2018, MoneySense magazine named Oakville as the ‘best place to live in Canada’ by analyzing over 400 Canadian cities based on the economy, affordability, safety, culture, as well as access to health care services, transit and schools. Activities and amenities abound in Oakville: Bronte Provincial Park hosts a maple syrup festival, there is a jazz festival downtown, there are shows at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts and art at the Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre and numerous galleries in the historic downtown. Oakville offers 1,420 hectares of parkland, 150 kilometres of trails, and more than 200 parks, garden plots, off-leash dog parks, playgrounds, skateboard parks, splash pads, sports fields, tennis courts, two scenic harbours (Bronte Harbour and Oakvile Harbour) and 31 waterfront parks.
Oakville is also renowned for its beautiful shopping and dining districts, which include the historic and sophisticated Downtown Oakville — one of the foremost shopping and dining destinations in Ontario with architecturally preserved storefronts. The old-world charm of the waterfront Village of Bronte and the eclectic and multicultural Kerr Village have something for everyone.. Oakville is home to a variety of renowned attractions including the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame and the Glen Abbey Golf Course, host to the Canadian Open for numerous years.
Oakville is covered by the Halton District School Board, Halton Catholic District School Board, Conseil scolaire de district du Centre-Sud-Ouest, and Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud. The city is also home to Appleby College and Sheridan College.