Toronto 83 Exceptional
Toronto Livability #23 ranked city in Ontario#97 ranked city in CanadaRanks better than 99% of areas

Pros and Cons of Living in Toronto

  • Amenities

    Conveniently located, the area boasts a variety of amenities, including grocery stores, shopping, coffee shops and entertainment options all within walking distance.

  • Commute

    The high commute score in this area could imply easy access to public transportation, as well as shorter-than-average commute times to your workplace.

  • Health & Safety

    Accessible health facilities like hospitals, doctors offices, clinics and nursing homes as well as good air quality are all factors that have led to a high score in this category.

  • Schools

    The high score in the schools category can be attributed to outstanding test scores, elevated graduation rates and the convenient placement of elementary and high schools in this area.

  • Ratings

    According to recent surveys and polls, locals had excellent ratings for walkability to nearby amenities, safety, access to public transit and the overall sense of community in the area.

  • Cost Of Living

    This area is known for its high cost of living, which means you should anticipate higher costs for everyday goods and services, housing, groceries, and health care.

  • Housing

    High-priced homes, limited home affordability and an unstable real estate market featuring below-average home prices might contribute to this area's low housing score.

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      Toronto transportation information

      Statistic Toronto Ontario National
      Workers who drive to work25.1%37.3%40.0%
      Workers who carpool2.4%3.2%3.0%
      Workers who take public transit20.8%8.2%7.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%0.7%0.8%
      Workers who walk5.0%2.9%3.2%
      Source: The Toronto, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.