What's Your Carleton Place Home Worth?

Click here to Get a Free Home Evaluation! (Reg. $199)

Living in Carleton Place

Carleton Place is a town in Eastern Ontario, about 46 kilometres west of downtown Ottawa. Conveniently located on the serene Mississippi River, Carleton Place has a population of just over 10,000. Beautiful streetscapes, scenic trails and picturesque waterfront make this town one of a kind in the Ottawa Valley. The conveniences of the city, with the friendliness of a small town, make Carleton Place a wonderful place to live.

Carleton Place Housing

Carleton Place offers a variety of housing options including mobile homes, apartments, townhomes, duplexes, bungalows and single-family detached homes for sale and rent. Rentals account for almost half of the housing in Carleton Place.

Carleton place is home to many public and Catholic schools at all levels. The Upper Canada District School Board manages public education in Carleton Place and Lanark County, while the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario is in charge of schools teaching the Catholic curriculum.

Browse all Homes for Sale in Carleton Place

Carleton Place Jobs and Employment

The majority of Carleton Place workers will commute to nearby Ottawa or Brockville for employment. Classic Alliance Motorcoach provides the commuter service between Carleton Place and Ottawa.

Is Carleton Place A Safe Neighbourhood?

Since 2011, Carleton Place has put into practice the Good Neighbours/Great Neighbourhoods Committee—a program to enhance and support a welcoming, safe and vibrant neighbourhood. The group emphasizes the benefits of connecting with and looking out for neighbours through encouraging, assisting and celebrating residents who are taking steps to accomplish these goals.

Carleton Place Activities

Carleton Place's beautiful downtown and spectacular waterfront are only a few of the reasons residents are drawn to this charming town. Destination Square boasts notable attractions like the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum, beautiful gardens and a permanent outdoor labyrinth. The community also boats several beaches, parks, an aquatic centre and an arena.

Get the Latest List of Homes for Sale in Carleton Place

Please enter your name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.


Sign up for our monthly newsletter and receive the best and most up to date Real Estate news right away. Every month we also pick a winner among our newsletter readers. Last month we sent a lucky couple to Florida on us!