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Quality of Life

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QUALITY OF LIFE

Kingston - a great place to live, work, play, and do business. 

A PLACE TO CALL HOME & FEEL WELCOME
From historic limestone buildings to state-of-the-art developments, Kingston's residents benefit from a superior quality of life and are proud to share it. Boasting short commute times, access to premium healthcare, and first rate educational institutions, Kingston welcomes diversity.

A PLACE TO EAT
In Kingston, eating is a passion with over 200 restaurants, pubs and patios featuring cuisine from around the globe. Vibrant Asian, Indian, Greek, Italian and Portuguese communities have had a tremendous influence on our diverse local cuisine, and our famous outdoor market has offered local delights for centuries.

A PLACE TO BE ENTERTAINED
Artists, performers, authors and musicians thrive in Kingston, making it a great community for creative expression. Kingston has 24 museums, galleries, and national historic sites.

A PLACE TO PLAY
Kingston has every sports season covered. As the freshwater sailing capital of the world, Kingston has state-of-the-art sports facilities, including over 100 venues.

A PLACE TO LEARN
Statistics Canada calls Kingstonians the smartest workforce in Canada with the most Ph.D. graduates per capita. As home to three premier post-secondary academic institutions, Kingston offers businesses the opportunity to forge strategic partnerships that enhance the development of products and services.

A PLACE TO STAY HEALTHY
Kingston residents benefit from access to leading healthcare facilities, specialists, and research.

A PLACE TO BREATHE
Nestled on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, Kingston is the gateway to the Thousand Islands. As one of the most sustainable cities in the country, we take pride in our urban green spaces, lush parklands, and clear water.

A PLACE TO GET INVOLVED
Kingston boasts a wealth of volunteer opportunities which are continually enriching the community with the ongoing support and participation of residents.

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