Essa Township, Where Town and Country Meet
Located just southwest of Barrie, Essa Township is a municipality encompassed of small towns such as Angus, Borden, Colwell, Egbert, Ivy, Thornton, Utopia and Baxter. Primarily a rural area, residents here enjoy spacious lots, wooded areas, and many recreational activities. Housing options is Essa range from country homes to recently built neighborhoods with a suburban atmosphere.
Residents can enjoy local amenities in Angus like shopping and schools, and local events; not to mention exploring Barrie and it's amenities. Being just outside the cities borders, unlike many other towns, residents here have their choice of school destination and have both Barrie and Angus schooling options to choose from.