About Niagara Falls

A Great Place to Live...

The City of Niagara Falls is a small vibrant city located in the heart of the Niagara Region.  When it comes to quality of life, Niagara Falls has other communities beat. Where else can you enjoy all the amenities of a large urban centre in a comfortable, livable community? Whatever you are looking for you can find it in Niagara Falls – Arts, culture, recreation, commerce and peaceful quiet moments – they’re all here in Niagara Falls.

Niagara Falls, Canada provides a vast array of year-round activities for the entire family. Beautifully-maintained biking and walking trails line the world-famous Niagara gorge while numerous golf courses, ball diamonds, playing fields, swimming pools and rinks unite local citizens and contribute to a strong sense of community. Whether you currently reside in Niagara Falls or are planning to locate here, we invite you to explore and discover why Niagara Falls is a great place to call home.

Facts & Figures

  • Population: 88,071 (Statistics Canada Census, 2016)
  • Land Area: 212 sq. km (81.9 sq.mi.)
  • Geographic Coordinates: 43:05:00N 79:04:15W
  • Elevation: 618 feet above sea level
  • Multi-season: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter

Parks in Niagara Falls

Visit  the Parks database to search for a park by amenity or location.  You can also use the Trails database to search for various trails and walking paths in the City.

Niagara Falls Weather

To get more information about current weather conditions in Niagara, visit the Niagara Falls Weather page.

Smoke-Free Ontario Act

The Smoke Free Ontario Act (SFOA) came into effect May 31, 2006. Complete details can be retrieved from the Region of Niagara's Website, Smoke Free Ontario Act Section.