As of 2018, Oakville’s population is 209,039 with 15 friendly neighbourhoods to choose from, each featuring many high-quality restaurants and boutique shops. Oakville is part of the Halton District School Board, which oversees 18 high schools and 84 elementary schools with over 50,000 total students.
Oakville is home to three major shopping malls, including Upper Oakville Shopping Centre, Oakville Place, and South Oakville Centre. The downtown shopping scene features many streetside retailers and restaurants with patios looking over the water.
The major highways that go through Oakville are the 407, 403 and QEW. Oakville is also close to the GO Train Station that goes directly to downtown Toronto. Also, being really close to Toronto, the Pearson Airport is about a 20 minute drive away.