King is a township located north of Toronto within York Region, in the Greater Toronto Area. The gently sloping hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine are the most well-known noticeable geographical feature of King.
The Holland Marsh, thought to be Ontario's "vegetable basket," spans King Township and Bradford West Gwillimbury. Furthermore, King is known for its horse and cattle farms. Although King is mostly rural, a majority of its residents live in the areas of King City, Nobleton, and Schomberg.
Real estate in King Township is predominantly rural, known for its verdant landscape of rolling hills and valleys, as well as its prize winning cattle farms, and world class horse farms. This municipality is located at the northwest part of York Region in the treasured Oak Ridges Moraine countryside.
Locally, the Holland Marsh, with its rich brown-black soil is a farming heartland showcasing many market gardens, pick-your-own farms, and livestock operations, large crop farms, in addition to sod farms and nurseries. King Township surly exudes a small farm-town feel with it’s’ population of about 20,000.
Those interested in purchasing homes for sale in King should know that Schomberg is the only community in King Township which offers full civic services. Schomberg has a great assortment of heritage homes that sprinkle its Main Street. This community also has a big number of ranch-style and split-level houses constructed in the 1960s and 1970s. In addition, there has been more recently built new home subdivisions.