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Merrickville–Wolford is a village-status municipality in Eastern Ontario, Canada, located in Leeds and Grenville United Counties. It spans both shores of the Rideau River. The current municipality was incorporated on January 1, 1998, by amalgamating the former village of Merrickville with the former township of Wolford. The Rideau Canal locks at Merrickville with three locks have a total lift of twenty five feet. On the south side of the locks there is the old blockhouse, which has been restored by Parks Canada as a tourist site and museum operated by the Merrickville and District Historical Society. In the last two decades, the region has seen a boom in the local economy mostly related to increased tourism. It is famous for its local crafts people and artists.


This warm abode of Merrickville is a delightful place to visit in Canada. Merrickville is located at a short trip away from Kingston a major city in Canada. Take a short trip from Merrickville and set some time aside to explore the Kingston. Dotted with places like Fort Henry, Kingston Waterfront, Correctional Service Of Canada Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Merrickville.

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Facts and Stats for Merrickville*

  • Merrickville: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Merrickville for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Merrickville.

    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Merrickville - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 92.19 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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