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Mississauga, ON

Looking for clean and secure storage units in Mississauga, Ontario? SmartStop Self Storage has convenient locations and storage options near Clarkson Village, Cookson, Meadowvale, Downtown City Centre, and Port Credit.

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Moving to Mississauga, ON

Living in Mississauga, ON

Mississauga is a city in the Toronto Metropolitan Area, located about 45 minutes west of Toronto. With a population of 722,000, it is Canada's sixth-largest city, and one of the country's fastest-growing regions. Its vibrancy and location make it especially attractive to new Canadians, borne out by the fact that more than 50% of the population identified as immigrants in 2016, and nearly 60% are part of a visible minority group. With its easy access to travel hubs, vibrant city life, and excellent public service amenities, Mississauga was recognized as one of Canada's most liveable cities in 2019 and 2020. 

What’s the Cost of Living in Mississauga? 

The cost of living in Mississauga is about 6% higher than the national average, but about 8% lower than the Toronto average.

  • Median Salary in Mississauga: $76,653 to $97,119 (depending on the region)
  • Median Home Sale Price: $975,000
  • Average Rent (monthly): $2,012
  • Average Utilities (monthly): $152
  • Cost of Living in Mississauga vs. Toronto: About 8% lower
  • Cost of Living in Mississauga vs. Vancouver: 20% lower

What Are the Best Neighbourhoods in Mississauga? 

The city of Mississauga comprises 22 neighbourhoods, including many that were ranked among the most liveable neighbourhoods in the country by ReMax. The city lives up to its colloquial name of City of Villages, with many of the most popular neighbourhoods exuding small-town charm and friendliness. These are among the most popular neighbourhoods in Mississauga.

  • Port Credit. Located on the waterfront at the mouth of Credit River, Port Credit is a cultural, culinary, and shopping destination, boasting more than 400 shops, and an array of festivals and cultural events throughout the year.
  • Clarkson Village. Established in the mid-1800s, Clarkson Village maintains its quaint, small-town atmosphere, while providing modern community amenities and a thriving business improvement association that sponsors family-friendly events, such as Halloween in the Village.
  • Cookson. Once the industrial heart of the area, Cookson has become a bustling, diverse urban center, and one of the city's most affordable neighbourhoods. It attracts commuters and young professionals with its easy access to both Toronto and Mississauga City Centre and high livability scores.
  • Meadowvale. Not to be confused with Meadowvale Village, Meadowvale is one of the earliest and most successful planned communities. Its carefully planned mix of residential subdivisions, recreational spaces, and easy access to shopping and business foster a friendly suburban vibe that attracts families of all sizes and types.
  • Downtown City Centre. City Centre is a fitting downtown for Canada's sixth-largest city. The busy urban centre features uniquely designed high-rise condos, pedestrian-friendly walkways, an abundance of outdoor recreational space, and a vibrant arts and cultural scene, catering to both visitors and residents.

Regardless of which neighbourhood you decide to move to, SmartStop Self Storage offers storage units in Oakville within 5 kilometres of Port Credit, Clarkson Village, Cookson, Meadowvale, and Downtown City Centre to suit all your storage needs, including uncovered vehicle/RV/boat/jet ski parking spots as well as climate-controlled units to protect your belongings throughout the year.

What Are Iconic Things to Do in Mississauga? 

Mississauga offers so many things to do, no matter the season. From winter sports to the very best in dining, these are some of the top things to do in Mississauga.

  • Shop at Square One. The largest shopping destination in Ontario, Square One is home to more than 350 stores as well as the experimental Mississauga Food District.   
  • Visit Streetsville. Take a step into the past without leaving behind modern amenities. Streetsville is home to the largest concentration in the city, and regularly hosts festivals and events for visitors. 
  • Rattray Marsh. The unique conservation area in Port Credit preserves one of the few remaining lakefront marsh areas in the region. It's a must-see for birdwatchers, nature lovers, and hikers. 
  • Illumi. With thousands of sculptures and millions of lights, Illumi is an ever-changing, one-of-a-kind multimedia light show with nearly 4 kilometres of trails to drive, hike, or even walk with your pet.

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