Friendly people, inspiring landscapes and a well-connected business community are waiting for you in the heart of cottage country. The region is home to 140,000 people (approx. 83,000 in the City of Peterborough) in addition to the charming towns, townships and villages that make up the County. We offer the best of all worlds here and we’d like you to get to know us a bit better. Whether you are coming to visit our family friendly destination, or looking to relocate or start a business within our creative and innovative economy, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Peterborough & the Kawarthas.