Whitby Among the Top 25 Best Places to Live in Canada

Living in Whitby

MoneySense Magazine recently released its Top 25 Best Places to Live in Canada, and Whitby made the cut!

415 places across the country were ranked based on 10 categories; wealth & economy, affordability, population growth, taxes, commute, crime, weather, access to health care, and amenities & culture.  

And Whitby came in at number 25! In 2017, Whitby was the 103rd best place to live in Canada. Clearly, one year can make a big difference.

Whitby ranked in the top 25 in the wealth & economy category, as well as weather, amenities, and health.

Living in Whitby

The average household income in Whitby is $120,222; the average value of primary real estate is $763,391, and the average annual property tax bill comes in at just over $4,000.

100 days of the year in Whitby were above 20 degrees celsius and 239 days were above zero. With only 146 days of the year with rain or snow, Whitby is ideal for families who love the outdoors!

Neighbourhood amenities are all easily accessible by car or transit, the crime rate is low, and there are plenty of doctor’s offices and other health related facilities.

Live at Whitby Meadows

Whitby Meadows by Fieldgate Homes

30′ Castle Park

With Whitby claiming the 25th position on MoneySense Magazine’s Best Places to Live in Canada list, Fieldgate is even more proud to be building the Whitby Meadows community!

Whitby Meadows features 30’ and 36’ detached homes at Rossland Rd. West and Coronation Rd., surrounded by the best that the town has to offer. Our sales centre is open this month and we have a selection of models available!

Things to remember for your visit:

  • All offers are firm
  • Photo identification (eg. driver’s license or passport)
  • Bank pre-approval
  • Personal cheque book (minimum 5 cheques)

Our sales centre at Taunton Rd. West and Coronation Rd. is open Monday and Tuesday from 1-7pm, and on weekends and holidays from 11-6pm. You can also call 905-666-1217 for more information.