About Kanata

Kanata is one of the largest suburban communities in the western part of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Kanata had a population of 101,760 in 2011 and is growing rapidly. Before it was amalgamated into Ottawa in 2001, Kanata was one of the fastest growing cities in Canada and the fastest growing community in Southern Ontario. It is located just to the west of the Greenbelt and is one of the largest of several communities that surround central Ottawa. It is a planned community and an important hi-tech centre. Kanata is also home to the Ottawa Senators professional ice hockey team.

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About Ottawa

Ottawa is a large, multicultural city with the warmth and welcome of a smaller town. Here, you can delve into history, art, Canadian culture and politics. You can explore the diversity of Ottawa’s multicultural neighbourhoods and hunt for local and exotic treasures. And you can wander through the green and pastoral parks and visit the rural areas of the city.

The 2011 census had the city’s population as 883,391, and the metropolitan population as 1,236,324.Ottawa has been ranked as the city with the second highest quality of living of any large city in the Americas, and 14th highest in the world. It is also rated the second cleanest city in Canada, and third cleanest city in the world. In 2012, the city was ranked for the third consecutive year as the best community in Canada to live in by MoneySense.

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