The City of Kitchener is located in Southern Ontario, Canada. It was orignally named the Town of Berlin from 1854 until 1912 and then the City of Berlin from 1912 until 1916. The city had a population of 204,668 in 2006 according to the Canada 2006 Census. The metropolitan area, which includes the neighbouring cities of Waterloo and Cambridge, has 451,235 people, making it the 11th largest Census Metropolitan Area in Canada and the 5th largest CMA in the province of Ontario. It’s the seat of the Waterloo Regional Municipality, and is adjacent to the smaller cities of Cambridge to the south, and Waterloo to the north. Kitchener and Waterloo are often referred to jointly as “Kitchener-Waterloo” (or “KW”), although they have separate municipal governments. Including Cambridge, the three cities are known as the “tri-cities”. Kitchener covers an area of 136.86 square kilometres. In 2004, the city celebrated its 150th anniversary.
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Kevin Somnauth, CFA
First Toronto Mortgage (http://firsttorontomortgage.com)