Welland is one of Canada’s cultural mosaic cities, and is home to many European first and second-generation ethnic groups and a vibrant French Canadian community. Known for an abundance of parks, a low crime rate and a variety of living choices, Welland is a safe and affordable place to live, work and raise a family.

Large town



Elementary: 8 public, 6 Catholic Secondary 2 public, 1 Catholic

Highway 406

Welland Transit bus service, Niagara Region Transit bus service

Library (3 branches), 2 arenas, 3 outdoor pools; 3 community centres

Region’s largest French Canadian community; recreational waterway and flatwater (paddling sports) centre; known as the Rose City.