Living in Vancouver, BC

Mountains, oceans and beaches are available in breathtaking abundance and beauty. The spectacular landscape provides the setting for an array of outdoor adventures – cycling , hiking, camping, kayaking, sailing, golfing, skiing and snowboarding. Where else can you ski in the morning and sail in the afternoon.
Always a favoured destination for sophisticated travellers, the climate is mild and temperate but the region’s mountains are equally renowned for their epic snowfalls. That is why the region was chosen to host the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
From the snowy slopes of Whistler to the urban beat of Vancouver, from the pastoral nature of Pitt Meadows to Steveston, the village by the sea, this area has a much to offer residents and visitors alike.

Population: 631,490 (2016)
Forward sortation area: V5K - V6T, V6Z, V7X - V7Y
Area codes: 604, 778, 236