Picturesque Cobourg is located in the Province of Ontario within the County of Northumberland, just one hour east of Toronto. With direct access to both Highway 401, one of Canada’s main transport corridors, and mainline CN and CP rail. This, coupled with regular VIA rail passenger service and the availability of skilled labour, has led to the development of Cobourg as a superb business environment with a diversified and stable industrial base.
The quality of life in Cobourg can only be called outstanding. In fact, Cobourg has been mentioned in MoneySense Magazine and 50 Plus Magazine as a top place to live in Canada. With its tree lined streets, outstanding harbour waterfront promenades and majestic historic homes, Cobourg is a thriving community of young families, retirees, and an ever expanding number of businesses.
Cobourg is proud to be the home of Northumberland Hills Hospital, a modern 137 bed, state of the art health care facility. Providing a wide spectrum of care for patients, the hospital also features an onsite CT scanner and a brand new MRI unit, helping physicians to diagnose serious illness and injury more quickly. Surgical services are provided by local surgeons and visiting specialists. Affordable housing, quality educational opportunities and a host of recreational and cultural amenities, combined with exceptional business advantages, make Cobourg an ideal community in which to live and do business.
The population of Cobourg is 19,440 (2016 Census) and was incorporated on July 1, 1837. Cobourg’s land area is 22.37 sq km.
URL : http://www.cobourg.ca