Guelph is a medium-sized city in southern Ontario.
- Guelph is about 100 km west of Toronto and about 30 km east of Kitchener-Waterloo.
- About 121,700 people live in Guelph.
- From 2006-2011, the population grew 5.9%.
The University of Guelph is well known for its veterinary, agricultural and life science programs. University students increase the city's population during the academic year.
Major industries include advanced manufacturing, agriculture and food innovation, and environmental management and technology.