Business

Tourism Workshop

Discover New Markets & How To Attract Them

Muse Marketing Group will lead our workshop and give you insights to maximize the potential in reaching new markets. Monday, October 28, 2019 at 9am-1pm. This workshop is valued at $150 but with the support of our partners we are offering this opportunity FREE to Tourism related businesses in Haldimand. Register Here.

Register Today for College 101

Register Today for College 101 in Dunnville

This FREE 12-week program provides the opportunity to explore and develop the skills needed to prepare you for success in a college environment. This program is offered at the Dunnville Library. For more information visit Mohawk College’s website today!

Grand Erie Business Centre Seminars

Starting a Small Business Seminar

Want to open a business, but don’t know where to start? Sign up for Grand Erie Business Centre’s upcoming seminar!

Check out the program brochure here.

EmployerOne Results

EmployerOne Results

EmployerOne 2019 – Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie’s overview of Haldimand County results from the EmployerOne survey.

Happening in Haldimand

Haldimand County Ranked # 13  in Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

See why below or read the full article here!

Population:47,635
Economic region unemployment rate as of March 2019:4.7%
Median household income:$84,225
Average value of primary real estate:$487,655
Average rent for a two-bedroom apartment*:$781
Property tax as percent of average income:2.3%
Average annual property tax bill:$2,596

 

Source: Maclean’s Best communities in Canada 2019

 

 

Health, Safety and Community Factors

5-year average of Crime Severity Index in area covered by local police service**:42
Doctors’ offices:10
Percentage of population employed in arts and recreation:0.8%
*NOTE: Estimates used where data not available

**lower is better, national average = 73

Source: Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

Weather Factors

Days per year with rain or snow:153
Days per year above 0ºC:245
Days per year above 20ºC:117

Source: Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

Business Haldimand Objective

Our goal is to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for our community by creating and retaining jobs by providing support to help local businesses grow.

How we can help your business

Haldimand County is committed to creating an environment for businesses to thrive.  Our Economic Development & Tourism team links the business community to partners, helping pave the way for business development and expansion within Haldimand.  Staff leverage their experience and knowledge of the local landscape to provide consultation services and hands-on solutions to help you.

For more information contact opportunity@haldimandcounty.on.ca or call our tourism hotline at 1-800-863-9607.

We Make it Here - Haldimand County

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