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Postal Code V5M - Vancouver, British Columbia

Primary CityVancouver
Area of Postal Code V5M4.901 km²
Male Population12,233 (48.9%)
Female Population12,784 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +28.9%
Median Age39.7 years
Male Median Age39.1 years
Female Median Age40.2 years
Area Codes604780
Postal Code ExtensionsV5M 0A1 | V5M 0A2 | V5M 0A3 | V5M 0A4 | V5M 0A5 | V5M 0A6 | V5M 0A7 | V5M 0A8 | V5M 0A9 | V5M 0B1 | More
NeighborhoodsEast Side, Hastings-Sunrise, Renfrew-Collingwood
Local TimeTuesday 11:35 PM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates49.259463724225135° / -123.04689763912113°
Related Postal CodesV5EV5GV5HV5JV5KV5L

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Postal Code V5M Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,435 / km²3,310 / km²3,960 / km²5,104 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

V5M Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code V5M+109.6%+54.2%+28.9%
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 V5M Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code V5M39.7 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 V5M Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 55285001,028
85 Plus164338503
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V5M Population Density

Population Density: 5,104 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code V5M25,0174.901 km²5,104 / 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 V5M 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 V5M
 East Side: 77.3%
 Renfrew-Collingwood: 12.5%
 Hastings-Sunrise: 7.5%
 Other: 2.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in V5M
 Area Code 604: 92.7%
 Area Code 778: 7.1%
 Other: 0.1%

Business Concentration in Postal Code V5M

V5M Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 21.7%
 Professional Services: 10.3%
 Restaurants: 10.2%
 Industry: 9%
 Home Services: 7.5%
 Food: 5.7%
 Medical: 5.6%
 Education: 5%
 Other: 25%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts84.10.3
Car repair2122.6 years3.80.8
Beauty salons1423.4 years4.10.6
Hairdressers823.5 years3.90.3
Social work1223.3 years4.00.5
Education other927.6 years4.50.4
Secondary education1027 years3.50.4
Loan companies83.70.3
Bakeries1029.1 years4.00.4
Convenience stores93.50.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets2521.5 years3.81.0
General contractors2723.9 years3.41.1
Real estate923.8 years3.00.4
All membership organizations1025.4 years4.60.4
Construction of buildings1121.8 years4.20.4
Other membership organizations1326.2 years4.00.5
Wholesale of machinery2126 years4.30.8
Health and medical173.50.7
Retirement homes828 years3.60.3
Advertising and marketing927.1 years3.50.4
Corporate management1220.3 years4.30.5
Technical construction services1322.2 years4.80.5
Churches1923.2 years4.60.8
Chinese restaurants143.60.6
Fast food restaurants1021.3 years3.50.4
Clothing stores1138.7 years4.10.4
Electronics stores4025.5 years3.41.6
Furniture stores1238.7 years3.40.5
Hardware stores2436.6 years3.61.0
Household appliances and goods2033.2 years3.40.8
Mobile phone stores82.70.3
Office supplies and stationery stores183.70.7
Pharmacies and drug stores133.70.5
Shopping other2023.2 years4.00.8
Public parks84.10.3

Business distribution by price for Postal Code V5M

 Inexpensive: 43%
 Moderate: 40.5%
 Expensive: 9.9%
 Very Expensive: 6.6%

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 V5M CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code V5M357,418 t14.3 t72,922 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 V5M CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)357,418 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)72,922 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 AM3.1949.7 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0969.9 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
6/29/171:40 AM3.162.8 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/30/173:03 AM3.0972.1 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/5/1611:06 AM3.4597.1 km52,160 m13km WNW of Ault Field, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/4/1611:36 AM3.163.8 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7977.1 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
7/5/1512:45 AM3.369.5 km7,800 m7km SE of Abbotsford, Canadausgs.gov
2/14/158:12 PM3.465.4 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
6/16/141:40 PM3.0184.1 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov

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Primary City

Vancouver (/væŋˈkuːvər/ or /vænˈkuːvər/) officially the City of Vancouver, is a coastal seaport city on the mainland of British Columbia, Canada. 2011 census recorded 603,502 people in the city, making it the eighth largest Canadian municipality. Th..  ︎  Vancouver Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in V5M
 Vancouver: 90.1%
 Burnaby: 9.5%
 Other: 0.4%

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