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ABOUT GEORGETOWN

Location

Georgetown is one of the communities in the town of Halton Hills, in the region of Halton. It is located in the West end of the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) about 18 km from Brampton, 30 km from Mississauga and 60 km form Toronto. Town of Halton Hills includes: Acton, Ballinafad, Churchill (Hamlet), Georgetown, Glen Williams, Limehouse, Norval (Village of), Stewarttown and Terra Cotta

 
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Transit

Georgetown does not have a local bus system, but GO transit has buses to & from various cities around the GTA and several trains going into Toronto in the morning and from Toronto in the evening making it a benefit for some commuter.

 

Characteristics

Recently, Macleans magazine voted the Halton region (including Georgetown) one of the safest cities in Canada. It is a friendly community with small town feel but still has almost everything needed in a community. The hospital is less busy than any of the surround communities with short wait times.

 

Demographics

Georgetown/Halton Hills has a strong Scottish background (27% of the total population) due to the early settler when the town was established. Irish (23%), German (11%), French (10%) and Italian (7.6%) also make up a significant proportion of the population.

 

Restaurants

Georgetown has a number of chain restaurants (McDonalds, Kelsey's, Swiss Chalet, Pizza Hut, Boston Pizza, Shoeless Joes) and a significant amount of unique, family owned establishments.

 

Entertainment, Shopping & Attractions

 

 

Major Business

 

 

Schools

 

 

Real Estate & Growth

 

 

 

Population (Town of Halton Hills):

                                           55,289

 

Median Age*:                          38

 

Age Distribution*:

Halton Hill Population breakdown

 

Commuters*:                          8.2%

 

Phone Area Code:         (905) & (289)

 

Postal Codes:                        L7G

 

Private Dwelling (2006):      19,265

Halton Hills Home Type breakdown

 

Rented Dwellings*:               16.2%

 

Home Prices (2010 average):

Detached:                     $457,000

Semi-detached:             $326,000

Row / Townhouses:        $321,000

Condos:                        $231,000

 

Median Income (2005)*:       $92,398

 

Unemployment Rate*:            4.1%

 

 

 

*Census data from 2006

 

 

 

 

GEORGETOWN NEIGHBOURHOODS

Under construction

 

Georgetown Neighbourhoods

 

Wildwood

Located in the North West of Georgetown, this area has some of the most expensive homes with great views.

Avg Home Price:                            Year Built:                             Turnover Rate:

Moore Park  
Downtown  
Stewart's Mill  
Stewarttown  
Glen Williams  
Stewart MacLaren  
Cedarvale Park  
Delrex Ravine  
Delrex Marketplace  
Georgetown South  
Norval  
Dominion Gardens  
GO Station Area  
Meadowglen  

 

 


 

LOCAL EVENTS

 

Georgetown Highland Games - Scottish traditional games & celebration > June @  Georgetown Fairgrounds

Georgetown Farmers' market - downtown Georgetown on Main St. Saturdays 8:00am – 12:30pm (June to October)

Georgetown Fall Fair - Georgetown Agricultural Society organizes carnival rides and rural contests (tractor pull / demolition derby) held the Friday to Sunday following the Labour Day Weekend.

 

 


 

GEORGETOWN HERITAGE

 

under construction

 

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