Pickering, Ontario is a fast-growing city with a population of over 95,000 and is quickly becoming one of the premier municipalities in Ontario. Many businesses choose Pickering for its prime location between Toronto and Ajax, competitive business tax rates, thriving infrastructure, and growing economy.
This city has access to the largest market in Canada; over 6 million people surround Pickering. Almost half of the city's labour force holds a post-secondary degree or diploma. Durham College and the Pickering campus of Centennial College produce highly educated, work-ready graduates in the city. The Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, one of the largest nuclear facilities in the world, is the main employer in Pickering with over 4,500 employees.
This innovative city, next to the GTA, is a prime location for businesses. The transportation network includes highways 401, 407 ETR, 7, and 2, which connect Pickering to all major metropolitan cities. The Toronto Pearson Airport, which ships to over 175 international destinations, is only 50km away. Pickering is also serviced by two railways and GO Transit.