Sault Ste. Marie

Connected to the United States by the International Bridge, Sault Ste. Marie is at the centre of the majestic Great Lakes. The city is home to a diverse cultural community that enjoy the beauty of Northern Ontario along with its exceptional quality of life.

With recreational activities such as biking, ziplining, diving, camping, hiking, ice climbing, skiing and more, Sault Ste. Marie is the ultimate haven for the outdoor enthusiast. The municipality offers excellent dining, great shopping, a new state of the art hospital, low property taxes, short commutes and beautiful parks, lakes and mountain views. A safe family friendly community, the city has several annual events such as the Algoma Fall Festival, Passport to Unity, Rotaryfest, The Great Tugboat Race and Bon Soo – Northern Ontario’s largest winter carnival. 

Sault Ste. Marie has two post-secondary institutions, Algoma University and Sault College.


   Community Information


Distances From
Toronto: 683 km
Ottawa: 794 km

Average Home Price

Average Temperatures
January: -10.5°C
July: 17.6°C

Key Industries
Bio-Industry, Education, Energy, Health Care, IT/Digital Gaming, Manufacturing, Transportation

   Professions North/Partner Organization

Sault Community Career Centre
503 Queen Street East
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 2A2
Phone: (705) 759-0909

   Helpful Links

City of Sault Ste. Marie
Discover the Sault
Sault Ste. Marie Community Profile
Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation (AWiC)

New to the Sault
Sault Connect


1 Source: Statistics Canada 2011 Census
2 Source: Canadian Real Estate Association (January 2014)