About Vaughan

The City of Vaughan is one of the fast growing municipalities in Canada. With a population of more than 320,000 people,Vaughan includes the communities of Concord, Kleinburg, Maple, Thornhill and Woodbridge. Officially incorporated as a city in 1991, Vaughan was the first city in York Region. Its roots date back to the 1700s when the first townships were created. The City of Vaughan is a multicultural community where 99 different languages are spoken. According to the 2011 Census, 45 per cent of the population is comprised of immigrants, and visible minorities account for 27 per cent. Vaughan has a rich history, and strong civic pride, and we are continuing to build a City we can all take pride in.