Etobicoke is a district in the western part of Toronto. Despite having a strong industrial base (many Canadian companies have their headquarters here), Etobicoke has primarily a suburban feel to it. Residential development in this neighbourhood of Toronto mainly comprised of single family homes until recently. Many condos have made progress due to the large expanse of industrial lands near the expressways. Etobicoke still has a very low population density as compared with other districts of Toronto.
Of late, many new condo developments have started to take shape in the waterfront area. Due to the rapid growth of the economy of this neighbourhood which has created a strong demand from families coming here in search of employment. Etobicoke is also a studio leader for film and television industry professionals.