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All access, no compromise

Vaughan is on Toronto’s northern border with quick access to the downtown core, the suburbs and international transportation hubs.

Talent all around

Within a one-hour drive, there are eight colleges and seven universities surrounding the City of Vaughan, producing 334,000 students per year and a labour force of more than 3.9 million.

Life is good here

Satisfaction surveys show that 91 per cent of businesses are satisfied with Vaughan’s services and 97 per cent of citizens are happy with quality of life.

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    All access, no compromise

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    Talent all around

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    Life is good here

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Fast Facts

  • 336,896

    Population in 2020

  • 18,955

    Businesses with employees  (2020)

  • Labour force of 3.381 million within a one-hour drive (2020)

  • $1.153 Billion

    Building permits issued by the City of Vaughan in 2020

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Small Business Week 2021

Small Business Week is a nationally recognized celebration of the contributions small businesses make to our local economies. 

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Starter Company Plus

The Vaughan Starter Company Plus program is designed for you and your business. Receive tailored training, mentorship and the opportunity to apply for a provincial grant of up to $5,000 to...

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Manufacturers: Share your work placement opportunities

Centennial College’s School of Engineering, Technology and Applied Sciences is looking for businesses with work placement opportunities in the automotive manufacturing and advanced manufacturing sectors.

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