Are you thinking of relocating or living in Kitchener and want to understand more about the city? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions to get started.
What is the Population of Kitchener?
233,222 in 2019
What County is Kitchener in?
Kitchener is a city in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario.
Who is the Mayor of Kitchener?
Berry Vrbanovic. He was elected in 2014.
How far is Kitchener from Toronto?
112.6 km to downtown Toronto. Driving time is approximately 1h 30 min to 2 h 10 mins during rush hour.
How Far is London to Kitchener?
110 KM from Kitchener to downtown London. Driving time is approximately 1h 15 min to 1h 40 min during rush hour.
How Far is Kitchener to Guelph?
25.2 KM from Kitchener to downtown Guelph. Driving time is approximately 26 mins to 50 mins during rush hour.
How Far is Kitchener from Mississauga?
85.5 KM from Kitchener to downtown Mississauga. Driving time is 55 min - 1 h 15 min during rush hour.
How Far is Kitchener from Brampton?
87.2 KM from Kitchener to downtown Brampton. Driving time is approximately 50 min - 1 h 10 min during rush hour.
Popular Kitchener Events
Kitchener is known for its annual Oktoberfest. Other attractions include Bingemans/Kingpin Bowling, Adventure Rooms Canada, Flag Raiders Paintball, BATL – Axe Throwing, Centre in The Square Theatre and Chicopee Ski/Summer Resort. Nature lovers will enjoy Canoeing the Grand!
Best Restaurants in Kitchener
271 West Restaurant (Fine Dining, Italian), Public Kitchen & Bar (Casual, Canadian), Lancaster Smoke House (American), Borealis Grille & Bar (Locally Sourced), Charcoal Steak House (Steakhouse, Fine Dining), Arabesque Family Restaurant (Lebianese), Red House (Canadian), Moose Winooskis (Sports Bar, Good Food), The Bent Elbow (Bar), Golf's Steakhouse and Seafood
Great Neighbourhoods in Kitchener
Stanley Park – Quiet & Established. Home to parks, wetland & forest. Quick access to 401. Hidden Valley – Nestled between Grand River & Expressway. Luxury homes. Many on the banks of the River. Private & Peaceful. Doon – Family neighbourhood. Mix of new & old homes. Close to the 401. Nice trails along the River.