Owen Sound is the largest urban community in Grey Bruce, with a population of approximately 23,000. Owen Sound sits on the shores of Georgian Bay, at the intersection of Highways 6, 10, 21, and 26. With its stunning views of the bay, tranquil rivers, and extensive parks, it’s easy to see why it’s called “The Scenic City.”
Owen Sound is divided by the river, which is bridged by a number of city streets and Highway 6, into east and west sides. Owen Sound’s city transit system connects you to all areas of the city.
Apartments for rent on the west side of Owen Sound offer easy access to several of the city’s attractions, including the Georgian Shores Marina, the Tom Thomson Art Gallery, the Farmer’s Market, and Kelso Beach.
The east side of Owen Sound has more commercial and service amenities, such as Heritage Place Mall, Grey Bruce hospital, and Georgian College.