Mississauga Tourism, Canada

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Mississauga /ˌmɪsɪˈsɒɡə/ is the sixth largest city in Canada. Situated in Southern Ontario, it lies on the shores of Lake Ontario, located in the Regional Municipality of Peel, in the central part of the Greater Toronto Area, to the west of Toronto. The city has a population of 713,443 as of the Canada 2011 Census, and is Canada's sixth-most populous municipality. Initially developed as a suburb of Toronto, Mississauga's growth is attributed to its proximity to that city. It is the largest suburb in Anglo-America by population. In recent decades, the city has attracted a multicultural population and has plans for developing its downtown core. Residents of the city are called Mississaugans or Saugans. Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada's busiest airport, is located in the city, and it is the location of many major corporate headquarters for Canada.


Mississauga in Canada offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Mississauga, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Toronto. Add Toronto to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Toronto Eaton Centre, Cn Tower, Casa Loma. Popular vacation packages of Mississauga are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mississauga*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mississauga

    Know the pollution level of Mississauga before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.41 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.77 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.73 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.46 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.82 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Mississauga: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 45.08 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.8 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.49 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.37 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 40.87 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.2 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.93 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.49 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.66 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.34 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.05 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Mississauga - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Mississauga is 174.37 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.95 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 61.62 (High)
    • Pollution Index 22.21 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.69 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.95 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.99 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.07 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Mississauga

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mississauga

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.86 USD

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

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