North of this neighbourhood is Gardiner Expressway; south of this neighbourhood is Lake Ontario. Lake Shore Blvd W passes on East side, while Kipling Ave passes along the western border of this neighbourhood.
The Mimico is a high growth and highly populated neighbourhood in the Greater Toronto Area. This neighbourhood has a large area compared to similar neighbourhoods in the Greater Toronto Area. It has a very high number of working age people (51%), seniors (15%) and pre-retirement people (14%) compared to Toronto. On the other hand the number of families with children and youth is very low.
Top non-official mother tongue languages are Polish and Spanish. Top-5 ethnic origins are English, Irish, Scottish and Polish. Median After-Tax Household Income in this neighbourhood is $55,300 compared to Toronto $52,149. Total Major Crime Incidents per ten thousand people per year is 176 in this neighbourhood.
The Mimico neighbourhood has high number of high-rise apartments (50%), low-rise apartments (22%) and row houses (7%), while number of Single Detached House, Semi Detached House and Duplex is low compared to City of Toronto. Home Values in this neighbourhood is 429,941, less compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000.
Nearest Malls are Sherway Gardens, Dufferin Mall and Dixie Outlet Malls, all located 8 km to 11 km away. The nearest gorcery stores are Nofrills and Costco. Canadian tire is about 5 km away. Main parks are Queens Avenue Parkette, Coronation Park, Ourland Park, Humber Bay Park (East and West), Manchester Park, Palace Pier Park, Sheldon Lookout, Donmount Park, Jean Augustine Park and Mimico Memorial Park. St. Joseph’s Health Centre is the nearest hospital about 5 km away from this area. The closest libray to this area is Mimico Centennial Library. Norseman Community School is the nearest swimming pool located on the Norseman Street 4 km away.
The nearest Highway is Gardinar Expy which passes through the north of this neighbourhood. Main exits on Gardinar Expy are Park Lawn Rd, Islington Rd and Kipling Ave. Highway 427 is also located nearby. The nearest subway station is Jane Station located 5 Km away from this area. The Nearest GO station is GO Mimico located in the neighbourhood.
Landmarks in Mimico Etobicoke
Major landmarks of this neighbourhood include Willowbrook Rail Maintenance Facility, Go Mimico and MimicoCentennial Library.
Schools and Childcare in Mimico Etobicoke
The schools in this area are: David Hornell Junior School, John English Junior Middle School, St. Leo Catholic School, George R. Gauld Junior School, St. Louis Catholic School, and Karen Kain School of The Arts. Child care centres near to this area are: Early Adventures Nursery School & Child Care, Tiny Treasure Day Care Centre and PLASP - David Hornell JS.