Markham is a city in Southern Ontario, within the municipality of York. The city is comprised of over 40 unique suburban communities, containing a population of approx. 300,000. While it has moved away from its agricultural roots over the last 100 years, it still celebrates its heritage with operating farms in the Northern regions and the Annual Markham Fair (one of Canada's oldest) in early Autumn. Like the rest of the Greater Toronto Region, Markham has it's fair share of parks, including Rouge Park- with over 50 square kilometres of natural land and watershed. Markham is a great place to live, and has much to offer.