Welcome to Vaughan
Vaughan is often referred to as ‘the City above Toronto”. Indeed Vaughan shares its southern boundary along Steeles Avenue, with the City of Toronto. The new Vaughan Metropolitan Centre serves as the Cities downtown core. This vibrant new urban centre features a mixed use of residential condominiums, office towers, retail, parks, pedestrian paths and a subway station. Vaughan held the distinction of being the fastest-growing municipality in Canada between 1996 and 2006 and is currently the 17th largest city in Canada and growing. There is a large Italian community in Vaughan based in the beautiful communities of Woodbridge and Maple. Thornhill has one of the largest Jewish communities in Toronto. The village of Kleinburgh, located at the north end of Vaughan has a rural charm and is home to the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.