Ajax Average Selling Price in January 2019: $634,000
- Detached: $700,000
- Semi-Detached: $576,500
- Townhouse: $512,000
- Condo: $362,000
Welcome to Ajax!
Diversity, Opportunity & Thriving Entertainment Await in Ajax
Located just 25 kilometres from Toronto, Ajax, ON is a once-small town thriving with new development, new residents, and new opportunity. Home to rich arts and culture, heritage and history that are still very much alive, diverse and friendly neighbors, businesses large and small, and plenty of homes, Ajax is a community that proudly welcomes residents from all walks of life.
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Why Do Residents Choose Ajax?
Arts & Entertainment
Diverse, creative, and and bolstered by a rich community history, Ajax is alive with arts and culture. Residents partake in cultural arts programs and heritage celebrations. Public art and memorials adorn the town. Art galleries and exhibits display the creative works of local artists and craftspeople. The St. Francis Centre presents live theatre, including the Ajax Community Theatre, live music, and other cultural events and activities. And there are plenty of celebrations to be enjoyed throughout the year, like the Ajax Creative Arts Show & Sale, the Santa Clause Parade, New Year’s Eve, Winterfest, Trailfest, Canada Day, Music in the Square, Theatre in the Park, Taste Ajax, and Pumpkinville.
Sports & Recreation
Get active in Ajax! Two award-winning Fitness and Health Centres, the Ajax Community Centre and the McLean Community Centre, as well as numerous indoor and outdoor arenas and fields, offer everything from group fitness classes and clinics to public swimming and skating to sports programs and leagues. You’ll find community clubs for football, rugby, cricket, skating, scuba, hockey, tennis, and much more. You can even enjoy the Ajax Rock Senior “A Major Series Lacrosse at the Ajax Community Centre or two minor league teams, the Ajax Spartans Minor Baseball Association, and the Ajax Knights Minor Hockey Association.
Shopping, Dining & Economy
Blooming with new commercial and residential development, Ajax is becoming an increasingly popular location for shopping, dining, entertainment, and even employment. It’s home to commercial areas such as Harwood Place Mall, Discovery Bay Plaza, Transit Square, and the Durham Centre. Durham is also part of the large Rouge Valley Health System.
Parks & Outdoor Exploration
Ajax is home to over 600 hectares of parkland and 100 kilometres of trails that include athletic fields and courts, outdoor skating rinks and skateboard parks, breathtaking waterfront parks and trails, picnic areas, playgrounds, dog parks, and so much more. Ajax is also home to the Greenwood Conservation Area, which offers a beautiful natural retreat along the banks of Duffins Creek. Hiking trails through forest and valley, picnic tables, and outstanding fishing in the clear-water creek are just the beginning of Greenwood’s enjoyment.
Ajax is served by the Durham District School Board and the Durham Catholic School Board. There are numerous elementary schools within each district, as well as two high schools in the Catholic board, Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School and Archbishop Denis O'Connor Catholic High School, and three high schools, Ajax High School, J. Clarke Richardson Collegiate and Pickering High School, from Durham District.
Ajax at a Glance
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Growth Since 2006: 21.6%
Toronto: 30 min
Public Transit: GO Transit
Airport: Toronto Pearson
Major Roads: 401, 407
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