Amherstburg is a beautifully, historic, waterfront town full of rich history and vibrant architecture. Located approximately 20 minutes outside of Windsor area, it is a lovely community to live in and a great destination for day trips and those visiting the Windsor/Essex region.Established as a settlement around Fort Malden in 1796, it is touted as one of the oldest towns in Southern Ontario, full of history from the War of 1812 to tales of rum running during the Prohibition Era. Coffee houses, pubs and ice cream shops are scattered through the historic downtown area and the waterfront views offer a unique combination of waterfront enjoyment and a small town feel. Great for singles, couples, small families and those in retirement, it has been voted as one of the safest communities to live in by stats Canada for several years running.
Living in Amherstburg
Living in the Amherstburg area continues to be very desirable. There is a wonderful blend of unique historic homes, those built during the expansion of the town 40-50 years ago and a variety of newer neighbourhoods developments and homes over the past several years. Condominiums are growing in popularity with an aging population and Amherstburg now offers a few different options for condo living.
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