What’s in the community
Located 22 kilometres west of downtown, Kanata is one of Ottawa’s largest suburbs with a population of over 117,000. It’s home to the Ottawa Senators professional hockey team, which plays at the Canadian Tire Centre, boasts a vibrant high-tech sector, and features a lively mix of new and existing housing, including some low- and mid-rise condos.
Kanata is well-served by schools, major retailers, a three-season farmers’ market and golf courses. It’s also home to the Kanata Symphony Orchestra, the Ron Maslin Playhouse with a full season of live theatre, and numerous amateur sports organizations. New Kanata neighbourhoods include Arcadia, Blackstone, Richardson Ridge and Monahan Landing. Existing areas include Glen Cairn, Bridlewood, Beaverbrook and Kanata Lakes.
For more information on Kanata, see our community profile.