Richmond Hill – a growing suburban town with population of approximately .............. in 2006 – is located just North of Toronto, and in the Southern part of York Region. Richmond Hill, along with the two other Southern York Region communities Vaughan and Markham, is one of the most affluent communities in York Region.
According to the Fairy Lake Jobs Hiring Index statistics, the job market in Richmond Hill accounts for about 10% of all employment opportunities advertised online in York Region, with 400 to 500 new jobs being posted online each month. The town’s largest employer include Home Depot, York Central Hospital, O'Hara technologies, and others. Some well known IT companies have a significant presence in the area, including Open Text Corp., Inteqna, and others. Many of the Richmond Hill’s residents commute daily to Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, and other suburban communities.
Richmond Hill was recently designated by the Provincial Government of Ontario as one of the centres in which the province would like to focus population growth in the near future. It is located about 25 kms North of downtown Toronto, and can be reached from Toronto by car using HWY404 or HWY400. There is also a local commuter train and bus service between Union Station in Toronto and Richmond Hill, operated by Toronto’s GO Transit.
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