The community of Ayr, Ontario in the township of North Dumfries, has a population of 4,171. This community is rich with history and charm and is a popular choice among commuters. Located in the heart of southwestern Ontario, businesses choose Ayr for its excellent transportation network, large workforce, and strong economy.
Nearby Conestoga College, Wilfred Laurier University, and the University of Waterloo provide top rated educational and research programs. The workforce here consists of ambitious, talented people with work-ready skills. Ayr has access to 290,000 employable people within the region and another 2.7 million within a 45 minute drive. The Waterloo Region, known as a technology centre, also has high manufacturing activity.
Businesses can take advantage of Ayr's opportune location with direct access to the vital highway 401 connecting the town to London and the GTA. Close access to highway 403 provides a link to Hamilton and the Niagara Region. Canadian Pacific Railway's mainline service offers ground cargo shipping, while air shipping and travel is provided by the Waterloo International Airport, just 26km away.