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Home to approximately 20,000 people, Fergus, Ontario is the largest community in Centre Wellington, which is part of Wellington County. It is common for Fergus residents to commute to jobs in Guelph, about 25 km south of Fergus.

Fergus sits on the Grand River and is known for many beautiful natural attractions, such as the Elora Gorge and Conservation Area. Fergus is best known, though, for the annual Scottish Festival and Highland Games in August.

Though the majority of Fergus residents live in detached homes, there are several apartments for rent located both east and west of the river perfect for individuals, families, and retirees who want to enjoy the quiet, friendly community.