Live In Cornwall
Cornwall Canal

Much more than you expect.
For much less.

In Cornwall, you can have it all. Our growing community is beautiful, safe, and friendly. You’ll find everything you need to enjoy an exceptional quality of life. Ours is a full-service city with a small town feel, where everything is just minutes away from your front door and new opportunities wait around every corner! All that, plus it’s an affordable place to live in Ontario, and a great place to raise a family.

There are so many reasons to make Cornwall your home. Come and see for yourself!

Affordable homes

Amazing value and variety. You’ll find what you’re looking for.

Quality schools

Choose from convenient locations and language choices.

Healthcare options

Great facilities and people help us take care of our own.

Arts and Culture

Spark the soul with a tour of Cornwall's arts scene.

Sports & recreation

Activities to fit any age or fitness level.

Shopping & dining

Enough variety to satisfy shopaholics and food lovers alike.


Information and resources are readily available for newcomers.

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Great things about Cornwall
Average housing costs Crystal clear air Great for golden years

Canada $339,178
Ontario $345,932
Ottawa $293,385
Cornwall $154,434

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Source: The Canadian Real Estate Association

Cornwall has one of the best air quality ratings to be found anywhere in Ontario.

Source: 2007 Ontario Community Sustainability Report prepared by the Pembina Institute

Cornwall was ranked as one of the premier retirement communities in Canada.

Source: Canadian Living Magazine