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Thornhill (2011 population 110,430) is a neighbourhood in the Regional Municipality of York in Southern Ontario, Canada. It is specifically located along the northern border of Toronto, and is bisected by Yonge Street—thus, it is part of both the city of Vaughan and the city of Markham. Once a municipal village, Thornhill is now a community and postal designation. According to the 2001 Census, the population of Thornhill-Vaughan was 56,361, and the population of Thornhill-Markham was 47,333. It is immediately south and south-west of Richmond Hill.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Thornhill, Canada. Explore Thornhill travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Thornhill, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Toronto. Toronto is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Toronto Eaton Centre, Cn Tower, Casa Loma. A holiday in Thornhill can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Thornhill*

  • Pollution Statistics in Thornhill

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

    • Air Pollution 33.63 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 40.5 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.07 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35.66 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.36 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25.54 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.79 (Low)
  • Thornhill: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 32.46 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.29 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.1 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.26 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 26.61 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.9 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.48 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.79 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.53 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.07 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.07 (Moderate)
  • Living in Thornhill - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Thornhill is 158.88 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.66 (High)
    • Climate Index 64.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 37.76 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.65 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.64 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.99 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.18 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.32 (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 Thornhill

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.38 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.56 USD

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

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