More than 357,000 people call Markham home. So do hundreds of corporate head offices and more than one thousand high tech and life science companies. You'll find us in the heart of the Greater Toronto area.

Founded in the 1790s, Markham is Canada's most diverse community. People who live here enjoy our:

  • Rich history and heritage
  • Award-winning community planning and services
  • Strong local economy

There's so much to love about Markham…and lots to do!

Different roles of government have differing roles and responsibilities. Learn more about each tier of government and what role they play.

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