In a recent study conducted by real estate experts at Greater Toronto Home Pros, the most Instagrammable cities in Canada have been revealed based on hashtag analysis. Toronto secures the top spot, with #toronto amassing an impressive 55.6 million posts, showcasing the city’s vibrant and friendly atmosphere that attracts residents and visitors alike.
Vancouver claims the second spot with over 26 million posts under #vancouver, highlighting the striking contrast between modern skyscrapers and majestic mountains. Montreal follows as the third most Instagrammable city, amassing over 20 million hashtags for #montreal, celebrated for its cultural diversity and thriving restaurant scene.
Calgary takes the fourth spot, recognized for its importance in the energy industry and a solid job market, reflected in the popularity of #calgary with over 8.7 million posts. Ottawa, with its appeal to younger generations and prestigious universities, secures the fifth position, amassing 7.7 million posts under #ottawa.
Edmonton claims the sixth spot with just over 5.7 million posts under #edmonton, emphasizing its affordable housing and vibrant nightlife. Winnipeg and Mississauga follow as the seventh and eighth most Instagrammable cities, accumulating 4.8 million and 4.7 million posts respectively.
Brampton, known for its uniqueness and rapid growth, secures the ninth spot, with #brampton reaching 4.4 million posts. Québec City rounds off the rankings as the tenth most Instagrammable city, celebrated for its warm hospitality and lower housing prices, with #quebeccity amassing 1.3 million posts.
A spokesperson from Greater Toronto Home Pros emphasizes the role of social media in decision-making, stating, “Now more than ever, social media plays a pivotal role in people deciding where they want to live, and using platforms like Instagram can certainly help when it comes to deciding where to visit or live.”