Welcoming New Residents

The City of Hamilton welcomes new residents

One in four people in Hamilton was born outside of Canada, and 3,000 to 4,000 immigrants arrive in Hamilton every year. Hamilton is also home to about 5,000 international students.

Hamilton offers:

  • The most diversified economy in Canada
  • Affordable housing
  • Public transit with new services planned
  • Cultural, artistic, performing arts and museum attractions
  • A wide offering of professional and amateur sporting events and participation opportunities
  • Places to worship for people of many different faiths
  • A full range of language classes and settlement programs for newcomers

Whether you’re looking to buy or rent, finding a place to live is important part of the settlement process.

Hamilton offer job opportunities in a variety of industries and occupations. There are many local resources for finding employment, language classes, and housing.

Hamilton provides a wide variety of leisure, sport and fitness opportunities to contribute to the overall well-being of our community.

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