We’ve switched to biennial data gathering for the city profiles — The data available here was collected in early 2022 and originally published in last year’s Canadian City Parks Report.
City Profile
Population: 256,885
  • Kitchener is above average for percentage of parkland that is natural area at 52%.
  • Kitchener is one of 57% of cities that has a seniors strategy that includes parks.
  • Kitchener is one of 63% of cities that has an accessibility strategy that includes parks.
of total city land is parkland

14,020 ha of total city area

Volunteers / 1000 people

450 total park volunteers

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