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Jarvis, Ontario is actually a community within Haldimand County. It is located in the southwestern part of the area where Ontario Highway 6 and Ontario Highway 3 meet. During World War II, Jarvis was the location of the No. 1 Bombing & Gunnery School operated by the Royal Canadian Air Force. These days, the area is known more for agriculture than any other industry. Out of the 45,608 people who live in Haldimand County, just over 1000 are residents of Jarvis, making it a small, but welcoming community.
Real Estate for Sale in Jarvis, Ontario
Haldimand County occupies more than 1,250 square kilometres on the northern shore of Lake Erie. Municipal restructuring caused the previous county of Haldimand-Norfolk to separate, dissolve, and reform into Haldimand County and Norfolk County respectively. Though it kept its county name, the entirety of Haldimand County is considered to be a city and each former village or township within it is a community. Jarvis is a small community on the west end of Haldimand County and its nearest neighbours are Hagersville, Caledonia, Port Dover, and Cayuga.
As a smaller, more rural area, Haldimand County is not as densely populated as nearby Hamilton and Brantford. The real estate market is slower as well, with less market activity because of a smaller inventory. That being said, Haldimand County is, on average, a lot more affordable than the Greater Hamilton area which had an average of about $535,000 for the 2019 year. In comparison, Haldimand County’s average came in lower at $465,000. Many of the listings in Jarvis are for country homes, but for such a small pool there are a good variety of options between bungalows, multiple-family, and condominium units listed.
Living in Jarvis, Ontario
Being located at a crossroad, Jarvis has direct access to both Ontario Highway 6 and Ontario Highway 3. Highway 6 runs from Port Dover to the south, north through Haldimand County, the City of Hamilton, and all the way up to the Georgian Bay. Along this route, the core of Hamilton is 50 minutes away. Highway 3 runs between the border crossings with Detroit, Michigan to the west and Buffalo, New York to the east. Notably, it passes through Windsor, St. Thomas, and the southern half of the Niagara Region. The nearest stop along Highway 3 is Simcoe in Norfolk County, less than 20 minutes to the west of Jarvis.
Haldimand County is serviced by both the Grand Erie District School Board and the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board. Between those boards, there are numerous elementary and secondary schools available. The Village of Jarvis has one school, Jarvis Public School, where students in kindergarten to Grade 8 can attend. Other school options can be found in the nearby communities of Haldimand County. Outside of those boards, there is also the Jarvis Community Christian School for kindergarten to Grade 8.
Jarvis has local shopping amenities and restaurant options both for dining in and take-out. There are charming local stores, family dining, and catering services as well. The nearest hospital is about 10 minutes away in Hagersville. The beaches and tourist attractions of Port Dover on Lake Erie are a 15 minute drive to the south and a great day-trip in the warmer summer months.