Quality of Life

Where living well and making a good living are both possible

With the safety and serenity of small-town living, paired with the energy and creativity of a larger city, Sackville strikes the perfect balance between work and play you’ve been looking for.


The Sackville Memorial Hospital is a 20-bed facility with 24-hour emergency department, day surgery and outpatient services, while the town is home to eight family doctors and one naturopath. Dentists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, massage therapists, optometrists are also in town, so there’s no need to leave town for services.


Home to Mount Allison University, one of Canada’s top undergraduate universities, Sackville is a great place to help your kids get a smart start. From daycare, to elementary, to high school and beyond, you’ll discover top-quality education with less big-city stress.

Housing costs

When it comes to buying a house and living expenses, your money goes farther in Sackville. For students, young families, established professionals and retirees wanting to make money go a bit further, this is a great reason to call Sackville home.

Arts and Culture

We’re a new kind of small town! Our quaint cosmopolitan community has plenty of galleries, restaurants, festivals, and shops. You won’t be bored in Sackville! Check out our Explore and Arts and Culture pages. You won’t be disappointed.


While we’re rich in arts and culture, we also have nature at our finger tips. With no shortage of trails, parks and open spaces, we have lots of options to help you enjoy the outdoors.


Thanks to our connections to Canada and the world, Sackville is conveniently central to many markets and business communities. Whether you’re on the road or working remotely, Sackville has the 21st-century links to keep you in businesses and working efficiently.