Cities and Towns
Welcome to Saskatoon - the City of Bridges! Located on the scenic banks of the South Saskatchewan River in the heart of the Canadian Prairies, Saskatoon is Saskatchewan’s largest and most vibrant city. With a population of 248,700 and growing, Saskatoon is a great multicultural city in which to live, work, study and play.
The city offers excellent employment and entrepreneurship opportunities in mining and energy, biotechnology and life sciences, manufacturing and transportation. Educational opportunities are plentiful, with easy access to many elementary and high schools, technical colleges and the University of Saskatchewan. Saskatoon has three major hospitals including a teaching hospital.
Quality of life is valued in Saskatoon. Residents are active throughout the year and enjoy all four seasons with festivals, special events and a rich offering of the arts, culture, sports and recreation. It is easy to get where you’re going in Saskatoon - a short commute by car or the transit system. We welcome you to proudly call Saskatoon home.
For information on the many services and opportunities the city has to offer, visit the Immigration page of the City of Saskatoon website.
The Newcomer Information Centre provides information and referrals to programs and services for new immigrants and refugees arriving in Saskatoon.