House prices in Winnipeg are among the lowest in Canada, and Winnipeg is more affordable and offers a better work-life balance than other Canadian cities. After paying basic annual costs (taxes, housing, child care, car insurance, utilities), a family of five earning $75,000 is left with $ 17,000 per year more in Winnipeg than the same family in Toronto.
By comparison, there are almost 6 million people living in greater Toronto area and just over 2.4 million people living in the greater Vancouver area. Winnipeg has all the perks of a big city without feeling crowded or noisy. For more information about living in Winnipeg, click here.