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New Hamburg is a community of approximately 13,500 (as of 2016) in the township of Wilmot, Ontario. It is in the far western part of the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, near the regional border with Perth County. It is adjacent to the community of Baden, which sits to its east and is also part of the Wilmot Township. The nearest cities are Kitchener, Waterloo, and Stratford.
The Nith River winds throughout the town and flows through the downtown core, which is home to a 50-foot waterwheel built in 1990. The weekly newspaper serving the community is the New Hamburg Independent. The downtown has been designated a Heritage Conservation District.