The County of Brant is a key growth area in south-central Ontario offering prime location, solid infrastructure and motivated workforce.
Our communities offers so many advantages whether you're just starting your business or looking to expand.
Quality of Life
Choosing to work here can also mean choosing to live here, and life in the County of Brant is both fulfilling and affordable. Find the perfect place to live in any one of our towns, villages or rural areas, made up of new subdivisions, established neighbourhoods and historic homes. Live an active and healthy lifestyle by taking advantage of our beautiful parkland and trails. We welcome you to find your place within our vibrant communities, made up of unique and friendly individuals.
In Brantford and area the unemployment rate is lower than the Canadian average, and the number of local jobs posted is higher than the Canadian average. The local average salary is above the national average at $45,099 (June 2014).
Details about the County of Brant's labour market are in the BrantJobs Brantford CMA Labour Market Report.
Located in south-central Ontario, we're only a 1 hour drive from the Greater Toronto Area and a few hours from numerous Canada/United States border crossings. Here you'll be close to 5 airports and have direct access to passenger and freight rail service.
Over the last 10 years our population has grown by about 12.5%. We're set to exceed a population of 45,000 by the year 2031 (based on Statistics Canada data).