Located in the heart of Eastern Ontario, Kingston has all of the necessary ingredients to attract and retain the talent needed for technology-based companies to thrive.
Three world-renowned post-secondary education institutions
- Queen’s University
- St. Lawrence College
- Royal Military College of Canada
An ecosystem of innovation
With thriving public & private sectors working closely together to identify new opportunities for collaboration, Kingston is poised to become a hotbed for job creation and growth, new and existing investments as well as an overall increase in economic output.
A vibrant arts and culture community
Offering something for everyone, Kingston is home to art galleries, museums, festivals, a healthy downtown core with local shops, restaurants and bars as well as access to nature.
Steeped in history
The first capital of the United Province of Canada on February 10, 1841
An affordable lifestyle with the average price of $333,210 (Source: KAREA) for a single family home in 2017, Kingston is close in proximity to Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.
- Distance from Ottawa: 196.1 km (2hrs)
- Distance from Toronto: 263.2km (2hrs 30mins)
- Distance from Montreal: 287.8 km (3hrs)