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Agincourt

The neighbourhood of Agincourt is situated within the city of Toronto, Ontario.

Housing

In Agincourt, roughly one third of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. About half of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s.

Transportation

This neighbourhood enables homeowners to travel using several alternative means of transportation. Agincourt is a fairly pleasant part of Toronto for moving around by public transit. In particular, commuters are served by the Agincourt Station on the Stouffville Line. The neighbourhood is linked by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Agincourt is also conducive to those who travel by foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient by walking. Agincourt is not particularly conducive to cycling because bicycling is rendered difficult by the typically hilly terrain, and this neighbourhood has a somewhat poor bicycling infrastructure.

Services

Home buyers in Agincourt will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, for example along Sheppard Avenue, and there are also approximately 30 cafes in Agincourt. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores. In terms of education, parents and their schoolchildren will find that no matter where their house is situated in this neighbourhood, schools and daycares are nearby. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.

Character

Agincourt offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this area are low, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Highway 401 or one of the railway lines. Lastly, greenery is reasonably prominent in this part of the city; it is easy to access green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood, since there are about 40 of them close by for residents to discover and the majority of houses have a park that is easy to get to. Residents will also find that there are many tree-lined streets.

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