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Oakville, ON

Looking for clean and secure storage units in Oakville, Ontario? SmartStop Self Storage has convenient locations and storage options near Downtown, Clearview, Glen Abbey, Bronte Village, and the Uptown Core.

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Moving to Oakville, ON

Living in Oakville, ON

Oakville is a town in the Halston region of the Toronto Metropolitan Area. The affluent suburb, located on the shore of Lake Ontario between Toronto and Niagara, is family-friendly and enjoys a reputation as one of the safest cities in the country, making it a top residential choice for families. The town is home to more than 250 national and international companies and offers easy access to Toronto and other cities via nearby highways, the Go Transit rail service, and Toronto airports. With gorgeous waterfront estates, a robust choice of private schools, and a wealth of recreational, dining, shopping, and cultural activities, Oakville has rapidly become the go-to destination for professionals and executives who enjoy fine living in a suburban atmosphere.

What’s the Cost of Living in Oakville? 

The cost of living in Oakville is about 14% higher than the national average, and about 3% higher than the Ontario average.

  • Median Salary in Oakville: $113,797
  • Median Home Sale Price: $265,500
  • Average Rent (monthly): $2,001
  • Average Utilities (monthly): $138.37
  • Cost of Living in Oakville vs. Toronto: About the same
  • Cost of Living in Oakville vs. Vancouver: 22% lower

What Are the Best Neighbourhoods in Oakville? 

The town's official website recognizes three neighbourhoods, but residents can easily name at least a dozen smaller subdivisions. These are some of the best and most popular neighbourhoods in Oakville.

  • Downtown/Old Oakville. Downtown is part of Old Oakville, one of the prettiest, most charming towns in the Toronto Metropolitan Area. Its picturesque downtown is lined with quaint storefronts that offer everything from professional services to boutique gifts and fine dining, while the residential areas are lined with historic homes on tree-lined streets.
  • Bronte Village. Located on the western border of Oakville, Bronte Village boasts one of the best harbours on the Lake Ontario shoreline, with dozens of waterfront parks, hiking trails, and community centres to accommodate families that enjoy an active, affluent lifestyle.
  • Uptown Core. The pedestrian-friendly neighbourhood on the northern edge of Oakville offers city living on a more livable scale. The high-density neighbourhood features townhomes and condo units that are especially attractive to students at Sheridan College's Trafalgar campus.
  • Clearview. The small, family-oriented neighbourhood features safe street design with traffic calming measures meant to appeal to families with young children. The community garden, dog park, and children's playground are impeccably maintained by the strong resident's' association. 
  • Glen Abbey. This neighourhood shares its name — and civic pride — with the iconic Glen Abbey Golf Club, one of Canada's best-known golf clubs. The planned suburban community features traditional detached homes, large lots, outdoor recreation, and all the amenities that make it perfect for young and established families looking for suburban living and excellent schools. 

Regardless of which neighbourhood you decide to move to, SmartStop Self Storage offers storage units in Oakville within 5 kilometres of Downtown, Clearview, Glen Abbey, Bronte Village, and the Uptown Core 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 Oakville? 

Whether you're a resident or a visitor, it's easy to find things to do in and around Oakville. Here are some of the best things to do in Oakville at any time of the year.

  • Glen Abbey Golf Club. Play a round of golf on the most famous golf course in Canada, and stop by to visit the Canadian Golf Museum and Hall of Fame.  
  • Sheridan College. Take a course in animation or music theatre at Canada's largest arts school, or enjoy the high-calibre theatrical productions put on by the Canadian Music Theatre Project.
  • Oakville Galleries. Take in an exhibit or join in the programming at one of Canada's finest contemporary art museums, which offers classes and activities for students, families, and the community at large on an ongoing basis.
  • Cameron Brewery. Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy on the patio at Oakville's own Cameron Brewery, along with one of their award-winning beverages. The dog-friendly spot even offers treats for Fido if you bring him along.

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