Town of middleton

the Heart of the Valley.

a strong pulse in the center of it all

Middleton is the Heart of the Valley, a community valuing diversity, opportunity and partnership; and proudly serving as a regional center for business, education, health and recreation.

Room to Grow

An 80-acre Industrial Park is partially developed, with room to grow and an ideal location for further investment.

Health Services

Soldiers Memorial Hospital is a full-service hospital in downtown Middleton

Major Employers

  • Bruce Auto Group
  • denHaan Enterprises
  • Heart of the Valley Long Term Care Centre
  • Soldier’s Memorial Health Centre


Population – 1,873
Median Age – 51.2
Labour Force – 745
Median Household Income – $40,896


Acknowledged leaders in educating new researchers in an exciting, growing field, Middleton is home to the world-renowned Applied Geomatics Research Group at the NSCC Annapolis Valley campus.

Major Industries

  • Retail Trade
  • Educational Services
  • Public Administration
  • Accommodation and Food Services
  • Health Care & Social Assistance


Situated on the north bank of the Annapolis River, it is located close to the centre of the Annapolis Valley, from which it gets its nickname, “The Heart of the Valley”. Middleton is served by the nearby Halifax Stanfield International Airport which is approximately an hour and a half away.

NSCC, Annapolis Valley Campus

Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) Annapolis Valley Campus in Middleton is home to the Applied Research Group and Pilikan House, a living lab demonstration site for energy-efficient and sustainable design. The Campus teamed up with Innovacorp to support potential and existing Geomatics, IT and Clean Technology businesses in western Annapolis Valley.

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