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212 King Street West
Cobourg, ON K9A 2N1
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Cobourg is located in the Province Ontario within the County of Northumberland, just one hour east of Metropolitan Toronto on Highway 401, midway between Kingston and Toronto.
Cobourg's quality of life is second to none, with many recreational and cultural amenities, quality educational opportunities and affordable housing. In fact, Statistics Canada reported the Cobourg Police Service ranked first in crime clearance against policing populations between 15,000 and 50,000 in Ontario.
Citizens in Cobourg are also known to volunteer three times more than the national average as reported by the Toronto Sun who refer to us as "a small town with a big heart". We were ranked highest in Ontario by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business members for performance of local Government and we have won Provincial and Federal awards for "Communities in Bloom". Cobourg offers a stable and skilled labour force, excellent transportation facilities including mainline CN and CP Rail, VIA Rail commuter service, fibre optics and local government committed to business needs. We are home to approximately 1,000 businesses in a diverse range of sectors. Some of North America's most successful businesses such as Belden (Canada) Inc. and Horizon Plastics, as well as over 70 franchises have chosen our area for its competitive advantages.
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