In Cornwall, you can have it all. Our growing community is beautiful, safe, and friendly. You’ll find everything you need to enjoy an exceptional quality of life. Ours is a full-service city with a small town feel, where everything is just minutes away from your front door and new opportunities wait around every corner! All that, plus it’s an affordable place to live in Ontario, and a great place to raise a family.

There are so many reasons to make Cornwall your home. Come and see for yourself.


Visiting Cornwall Cornwall is a great place to visit, with an abundance of activities, amenities and attractions to explore! From arts and culture to unique dining and shopping, outdoor adventure,... View Article

Remote Work

A new way to work… As technology brings the world closer together, more and more people are choosing to work outside of the traditional workplace. Remote work, sometimes called telecommuting,... View Article


Working for a living… About 20,000 people make up Cornwall’s workforce. These people have found employment in a wide variety of sectors, working for companies large and small, all three... View Article

Career Help

Finding a Job in Cornwall Can’t seem to find the right job for you? Not quite sure which companies are hiring? Here are some tips to help you in your... View Article


Make yourself at home in Cornwall Many families struggle to find the right home for the right price — especially in larger cities such as Ottawa, Montreal or Toronto. Fortunately,... View Article


An exceptional learning experience Many families measure a city by the quality of its schools. In Cornwall, we encourage that kind of thinking. Your children will get a quality education... View Article


Here’s to your health No matter where you live, access to quality healthcare is important. Unfortunately, for residents of many urban satellite communities and outlying regions, the nearest hospital is... View Article


Getting Around Town… and Beyond With direct connections to Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto, Cornwall residents are able to travel conveniently to many destinations. Local taxi companies and Cornwall Transit also offer excellent... View Article

Sports and recreation

We have the sporting life! Cornwall presents countless opportunities for recreation all year round — be it an organized sport or a simple walk in the park — and all happening... View Article

Arts and culture

Immerse Yourself in the Cornwall Arts Scene The arts scene in Cornwall is growing in leaps and bounds. From world-class musicians to exciting theatre to thought provoking visual arts, culture... View Article


Enjoy the local flare and fare When it comes to great shopping and dining, the people of Cornwall find everything they need right here in town. In fact, Cornwall’s shops and restaurants... View Article


Eat. Laugh. Savour. Cornwall is home to an amazing selection of restaurants, and there is something for everyone – from casual to fine dining, from local flavours to tastes from... View Article


The City of Cornwall is steeped in a rich and diverse history. Originally named New Johnstown, the name was changed to Cornwall in honour of Prince George, the Duke of... View Article


Welcome to Canada – Welcome to Cornwall! Starting over in a new city can be a challenge, especially if you are coming from another country and another culture. Fortunately, Cornwall... View Article

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  • The Pleasures of Shopping Downtown

    “Cornwall’s downtown offers a great selection of eclectic shops and vibrant restaurants—and its all just minutes away from Lamoureux Park and the St. Lawrence River. Local owners behind the counters ensure top-notch customer service. Its a great place to spend a few hours.”

    ~ Chris Munro