Yonge - Eglinton



Yonge and Eglinton, the heart of midtown, offers a diverse and lively community with amenities such as financial centers, nightlife, businesses, entertainment, parks, dining and high-end shopping. It's an ideal neighborhood for walking and convenient for those who rely on public transit.




This neighborhood is perfect for those who love outdoor activities and community amenities. It boasts a vibrant nightlife and daily events, including parks, sports, social gatherings, and group activities. Something for everyone, all day long.


This neighborhood has a bustling atmosphere in the center (at Yonge and Eglinton), but the quiet, tree-lined side streets offer peace and serenity. With its large, mature trees and well-maintained homes with neatly trimmed lawns, it is a desirable location, attracting active and nature-loving residents.

The Neighbourhood: 

Commonly known as "Yonge and Eligible", this neighborhood is popular among young, single professionals looking for entertainment. With an abundance of pubs, lounges, and shopping options, it caters to this demographic. The area also draws active, affluent older adults, with numerous upscale and fashionable homes. Wealth is evident in this neighborhood.

While there are still affordable dining options, this area is known for its upscale shopping and gourmet restaurants. Residents should expect heavy traffic, hustle and noise from both cars and foot traffic. Despite that, it is rated highly as a pedestrian-friendly area.

Transportation & Subway: 

The Yonge and Eglinton neighborhood is located directly on the Yonge subway line, with a bustling station. Those without a car can rely on convenient public transit. Additionally, Mount Pleasant and Avenue Road offer alternative routes into the city when Yonge Street is congested.


Yonge and Eglinton has everything to offer, but rush hour traffic can be challenging. With one-way streets and no turn options, it's easier to explore without a car. However, it is a pedestrian-friendly neighborhood, easy to navigate on foot or by bike. The convenient subway means a car is not a necessity.

More Area Info: 

The neighborhood boasts a large shopping center and business hub at Yonge and Eglinton. It houses a library and numerous public and private schools, including the esteemed Havergal College for girls and Upper Canada College for boys. Eglinton Park offers a variety of amenities, including tennis courts, baseball fields, a playground, and ice-skating in winter.


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