The City of Vaughan is one of the fastest-growing municipalities in Canada. With a population of more than 335,000 people, Vaughan continues to be the place for families and businesses to thrive. In 2016, Vaughan was ranked among the top places in Ontario to do business by Canadian Business and PROFIT Magazine and one of Canada’s Best Places to Live by MoneySense Magazine. Vaughan includes the communities of Concord, Kleinburg, Maple, Thornhill and Woodbridge.
The Vaughan Metropolitan Centre
The Vaughan Metropolitan Centre is the City’s new downtown. The vision of a new downtown – a vibrant, modern urban centre for residents and businesses that encompasses all amenities of urban lifestyle from inspiring multi-use office towers, residences, open green space and urban squares, pedestrian shopping areas and restaurants, to walking and cycling paths. All coexisting with some of the most technologically advanced sustainable buildings in the world.
The Vaughan Metropolitan Centre is the superb location for companies that embrace innovation, creativity and the future economy. Businesses will have direct access to young, talented and skilled workforce. With an 8.6 km subway extension line (six new subway stations) including a new regional transportation hub, businesses will have direct and seamless connections to Toronto through York University, and the Greater Toronto Area.
- 1.5 million sq.ft. of office space, at minimum
- 750,000 sq.ft. of retail space
- 12,000 residential units to be home to 25,000 people
- Density targets of 200 people and jobs per hectare by 2031
- Employment targets of 11,500 jobs of which 5,000 will be new office jobs