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Amherstview

Area Highlights

Updated July 2021

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About Amherstview

With a population of 7,959, Amherstview is the largest community in Loyalist Township, which is a part of Lennox & Addington County. The township’s mayor is Ric Bresee. Amherstview makes up most of the voters of Ward 3 (Ernestown) with 3 seats on council consisting of the mayor, deputy mayor, and 5 ward councillors.  Amherstview borders the west end of the city of Kingston, and therefore has access to Kingston Transit throughout the community. 

Amenities include:

  • Schools: Fairfield Elementary School, Amherstview Public School, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School
  • Medical Centre
  • Library (open Tues-Sat)
  • Sports: golf club, sports fields, and recreation centre with pool and arena
  • Several (waterfront and neighbourhood) parks and playgrounds
  • Retirement residences and a long-term care home
  • Grocery store and several pharmacies
  • Several restaurants and a gas station
  • Fairfield Historic House

Properties in Amherstview

View our selection of available properties in the Amherstview.