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Introducing Picton, Ontario

A Vibrant Hub in the Heart of Prince Edward County

Picton, nestled at the heart of Prince Edward County, is a lively town known for its thriving arts scene, beautiful landscapes, and rich history. Picton serves as a cultural and economic hub of the county, providing a blend of historical charm and modern conveniences.

Bath, Ontario Statistics

Population: 4,500 residents (per 2021 census)

Average Sold Price for Home: $600,000

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Municipalities and Local Governance

Picton is part of the larger Prince Edward County municipality, which manages local governance and civic administration effectively, ensuring high standards of service and community engagement. Municipal services are comprehensive, including planning, public works, and community development initiatives aimed at improving the quality of life for all residents.

School Boards in Picton, Ontario

Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board:

Ensuring access to quality education from elementary to secondary levels.

Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board:

Offers Catholic education from elementary through secondary levels, focusing on faith-based and holistic learning environments.

Emergency Services in Bath, Ontario

  • Police Services

    The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) provides law enforcement services, ensuring public safety and community well-being.

  • Fire Department

    The Prince Edward County Fire and Rescue ensures comprehensive coverage for fire safety, emergency responses, and public education on fire prevention.

  • Medical and Ambulance Services

    Picton has several healthcare facilities, including the Prince Edward Family Health Team and the Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, offering a range of medical services from routine healthcare to emergency treatments.

Attractions in Picton, Ontario

  • Picton Main Street:

    Discover unique boutiques, galleries, and eateries that reflect the local culture and culinary excellence.

  • Regent Theatre:

    A historic venue offering a variety of performances, from live music and films to theatrical productions.

Picton Main Street

Regent Theatre

Annual Events in Picton, Ontario

Prince Edward County Jazz Festival:

A major cultural event that attracts jazz lovers from all over, featuring local and international artists in August.

Picton Art and Craft Sale

Prince Edward County Jazz Festival

Picton & Area Real Estate Listings


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