Why Quinte West

Quinte West is a city that is experiencing exciting growth in the industrial and commercial sectors as well as significant residential developments.

Shop Local

The city’s shop smart, shop local, shop Quinte West initiatives support local businesses by promoting the benefits of shopping local to our residents.


The city has public and private schools that provide education up to grade 12 in both english and french. The region is also home to a top ranked community college, Loyalist College, and the city is just an hour’s drive from 3 major universities.

Quality of Life

The City of Quinte West offers both residents and visitors well rounded options of events and activities in all four seasons.


With a location approximately 2 hours east of Toronto and 2.5 hours south west of the Nation’s Capital, the City of Quinte West is ideal for commercial and industrial businesses […]

Workforce + demographics

The City of Quinte West is located in the Bay of Quinte Region which is home to a strong workforce of over 100,000 people within a 45 minute commute. 

Last Updated: 2 years ago

Connect with the Economic Development Team

7 Creswell Drive, Trenton, ON K8V 5R6
Tel: 613-392-2841   •   economicdevelopment@quintewest.ca