Essex Ontario: The Town Essex population 21,000, comprises of four urban neighborhood communities - Essex Centre Ontario, Harrow Ontario, Colchester Ontario and the Eastern portion of McGregor Ontario located in the central of hub of Essex County has some of the most productive agricultural land in the province and has maintained the highest percentage of natural heritage areas in the Region. One of Canada's most southerly municipalities, consisting of 107 square miles.
The Town of Essex enjoys hot summers and mild winters was named one of the safest places to live in Canada. Its centralized position in the Region and its proximity to numerous regional destinations, Essex has location advantages that make it a desirable place to live.
Essex Centre the largest of the three urban areas, is in the geographic centre has many local shops and services, residents can enjoy quick access to any part of the County, including large urban centres in Windsor and Detroit.
Harrow serves the agricultural community this urban centre offers a number of local shops and services, and is home to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's research centre for greenhouse vegetables and field crops. The community has hosted the Harrow Fair every Labour Day weekend for over 100 years as one of Ontario's oldest country fairs, with strong emphasis honoring farmers, local farming products and rural heritage.
Colchester is a waterfront community with 10 miles of sandy beach shorelines on the northern shores of Lake Erie that is noted for impressive scenery's Lake Erie’s waterfront parks and harbor front. Annually known for the “Walleye Fishing Derby” in early June. Colchester is located in the heart of the Essex County wineries with regular winery tours everts, quiet stops for cyclists and other tourists following the wine route and the Lake Erie Waterfront Trail. Its history is a symbolic reflection of our Canadian heritage, as one of the oldest communities in the region, with roots going back to the Proclamation of 1792, the War of 1812 and the Underground Railroad.
McGregor is home to the Essex County Steam and Gas Engine Museum, the largest steam engine museum in Ontario. McGregor has strong roots in agriculture, is also notable for its outdoor sports activities at Co-An Park and the annual McGregor Music Festival.
The Town of Essex itself features many of its own private and public schools from Elementary up through High School for both French and English. Plus, you can conveniently access the schools in Windsor, including the University of Windsor and St. Clair College.
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Essex Ontario is within easy reach of many other destinations such as Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage Village, John R. Park Homestead, Point Pelee National Park, Hillman Marsh and Kopegaron Woods the area supports over 700 plant species,some of which cannot be found in any other part of Canada. Impressive Bird and butterfly migrations attracts naturalists from around the world. Other distinctive tourist attractions include, Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens,The Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary, and Migration Community Hall or enjoy the great outdoors at our Conservation Areas offering walking / cycling trail. There’s a whole lot of activity waiting for you here all year round. In the warmer months you can walk, hike, bike, miles of Trans Canada Trails. If golf is your passion, the area boasts golf courses with an extended golf season, or how about swim, fish, or relax in a boat, on the beautiful Great Lake's blue waters of Lake Erie and the Detroit River. Set sail for a fishing adventure or scuba dive down to several ship wrecks with one of the local boat charter services. Imagine a place where breathtaking sunsets, secluded beaches, fine dining, after dinner sails & friendly faces are a way of life...Colchester, Harrow, Essex, Ontario...
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Essex, Harrow, Colchester has a wide variety of housing to suit the needs of new and existing residents. When looking at the homes for sale in Essex, Harrow, Colchester, it's all about choice with a wide range of budgets, numerous housing styles include heritage homes and new developments. Essex, Harrow, Colchester offers a great selection of starter or mid-sized family homes for sale with larger lots than you would find in many other municipalities. To see the complete, up-to-date list of homes for sale in Essex, Harrow, Colchester, check our Essex, Harrow, Colchester Houses for Sale Listings Page. Here you will find all the details about each property including location, features, price and more.
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Colchester waterfront real estate for sale is arguably considered some the best within the Essex County real estate market region with its Lake Erie waterfront coastlines with beautiful sandy beaches Colchester waterfront houses for sale features everything from small cottages to multi-million dollar homes. Modest waterfront home for sale in Colchester can be purchased for less than $350,000. Colchester waterfront condos for sale along the Lake Erie Shoresline are even less, providing you a dream lifestyle of beautiful water views, walks or biking along the waterfront trails and private marinas.
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