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Postal Code V5K - Vancouver, British Columbia

Primary CityVancouver
Area of Postal Code V5K5.9 km²
Male Population11,750 (48.9%)
Female Population12,280 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +28.8%
Median Age39.7 years
Male Median Age39.1 years
Female Median Age40.2 years
Area Codes604780
Postal Code ExtensionsV5K 0A1 | V5K 0A2 | V5K 0A3 | V5K 0A4 | V5K 0A5 | V5K 0A6 | V5K 0A7 | V5K 0A8 | V5K 0A9 | V5K 0B1 | More
Associated CitiesBurnaby
NeighborhoodsEast Side, Hastings-Sunrise
Local TimeWednesday 12:12 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates49.27894899639977° / -123.0424958732178°
Related Postal CodesV5BV5CV5EV5GV5HV5J

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Postal Code V5K Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,945 / km²2,644 / km²3,163 / km²4,076 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

V5K Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code V5K+109.5%+54.1%+28.8%
British Columbia+72.3%+37.5%+20.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code V5K Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code V5K39.7 years40.2 years39.1 years
Vancouver39.7 years40.2 years39.1 years
British Columbia42.3 years43.1 years41.4 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V5K Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5507480987
85 Plus157325483
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V5K Population Density

Population Density: 4,076 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code V5K24,0305.9 km²4,076 / km²
Vancouver659,464117.4 km²5,616 / km²
British Columbia4.8 million978,582 km²4.86 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code V5K Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1910 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in V5K
 East Side: 65.5%
 Hastings-Sunrise: 29.4%
 Other: 5.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in V5K
 Area Code 604: 91.6%
 Area Code 778: 7.7%
 Other: 0.7%

Business Concentration in Postal Code V5K

V5K Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.9%
 Restaurants: 10.9%
 Professional Services: 8.7%
 Industry: 8.3%
 Home Services: 6.4%
 Sports & Activities: 6.2%
 Medical: 6.1%
 Food: 5.9%
 Other: 29.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons2224.9 years4.40.9
Hairdressers2523.8 years4.51.0
Social work1724.7 years4.30.7
Education other1527.5 years4.10.6
Creative arts104.10.4
Loan companies2021.5 years4.10.8
Bakeries1823.7 years4.50.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets2424.2 years4.41.0
General cleaning services123.20.5
General contractors3221.3 years3.81.3
Other construction134.40.5
Real estate124.00.5
Construction of buildings1820.6 years3.40.7
Wholesale of machinery1225.6 years4.60.5
Dentists1825.2 years4.30.7
Health and medical5321 years4.62.2
Corporate management1122.5 years4.50.5
Specialized design114.40.5
Churches1025.2 years4.80.4
Cafes2321.2 years4.41.0
Fast food restaurants133.50.5
Bridal shops154.10.6
Clothing stores2220.5 years4.00.9
Office supplies and stationery stores114.70.5
Shopping other2224.3 years4.40.9
Amusement parks264.01.1
Fitness centers104.50.4
Public parks184.20.7

Business distribution by price for Postal Code V5K

 Moderate: 47%
 Inexpensive: 39.6%
 Expensive: 7.3%
 Very Expensive: 6.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code V5K CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code V5K171,658 t7.14 t29,118 t/km²
Vancouver8,761,009 t13.3 t74,610 t/km²
British Columbia68,179,723 t14.3 t69.7 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code V5K CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)171,658 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita7.14 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)29,118 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
6/8/1810:09 AM3.1951.9 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0972.1 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
6/29/171:40 AM3.164.5 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/30/173:03 AM3.0974.3 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/5/1611:06 AM3.4599.2 km52,160 m13km WNW of Ault Field, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/4/1611:36 AM3.162.3 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7979.3 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
7/5/1512:45 AM3.370.1 km7,800 m7km SE of Abbotsford, Canadausgs.gov
2/14/158:12 PM3.463.9 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
6/16/141:40 PM3.0186.3 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov

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Primary City

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