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Postal Code V6A - Vancouver, British Columbia

Primary CityVancouver
Area of Postal Code V6A3.237 km²
Male Population7,967 (48.9%)
Female Population8,327 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.1%
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 ExtensionsV6A 0A1 | V6A 0A2 | V6A 0A3 | V6A 0A5 | V6A 0A6 | V6A 0A7 | V6A 0A9 | V6A 0B1 | V6A 0B2 | V6A 0B3 | More
NeighborhoodsCentral, Chinatown, Downtown Eastside, East Side, Strathcona
Local TimeTuesday 4:43 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates49.279498427925326° / -123.0922907165825°
Related Postal CodesV6BV6CV6EV6GV6HV6J

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Postal Code V6A Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,406 / km²3,265 / km²3,904 / km²5,032 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

V6A Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code V6A+109.1%+54.1%+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 V6A Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code V6A39.7 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 V6A Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5344325669
85 Plus107220327
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V6A Population Density

Population Density: 5,032 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code V6A16,2943.237 km²5,032 / 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 V6A 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,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in V6A
 Central: 53.2%
 East Side: 25%
 Chinatown: 6.6%
 Downtown Eastside: 5.7%
 Strathcona: 5.2%
 Other: 4.3%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in V6A
 Area Code 604: 91.8%
 Area Code 778: 7.6%
 Other: 0.6%

Business Concentration in Postal Code V6A

V6A Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 23.4%
 Professional Services: 12.4%
 Restaurants: 11.6%
 Industry: 10.1%
 Food: 6.5%
 Other: 36%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair5524.5 years4.03.4
Beauty salons3928.1 years4.62.4
Hairdressers4723.1 years4.62.9
Public administration5024.9 years4.23.1
Social work6723.6 years4.24.1
Art galleries5320.4 years4.43.3
Loan companies4321.2 years4.12.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets12724.9 years4.57.8
General contractors5825.2 years3.93.6
Real estate5823.8 years3.43.6
Other accommodation3722.6 years3.12.3
All membership organizations4323.1 years4.32.6
Construction of buildings5028 years4.33.1
Other membership organizations7423.7 years4.34.5
Wholesale of food, beverages and tobacco4925.5 years3.93.0
Wholesale of machinery4435.2 years4.32.7
Wholesalers7127.8 years4.24.4
Photography5125.2 years4.93.1
Health and medical12021 years4.17.4
Advertising and marketing5022.6 years4.53.1
Corporate management4921.6 years3.73.0
Lawyers legal4322.8 years4.32.6
Specialized design5023.6 years4.63.1
Bars, pubs and taverns5221.7 years4.23.2
Cafes6221.5 years4.23.8
Chinese restaurants3426.5 years4.02.1
Clothing stores12124 years3.97.4
Electronics stores7321.8 years4.64.5
Furniture stores4926.4 years4.43.0
Gifts, cards and party supplies3223.8 years4.12.0
Hardware stores6931.8 years4.24.2
Household appliances and goods5230.3 years4.53.2
Office supplies and stationery stores6821.7 years4.34.2
Shopping other11724.8 years4.47.2
Women's clothing7424.1 years4.54.5

Business distribution by price for Postal Code V6A

 Moderate: 41.4%
 Inexpensive: 35.7%
 Expensive: 13.9%
 Very Expensive: 9%

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 V6A CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code V6A139,675 t8.57 t43,143 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 V6A CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)139,675 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita8.57 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)43,143 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 AM3.1951.2 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts,
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0972 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor,
6/29/171:40 AM3.166.5 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta,
1/30/173:03 AM3.0974.3 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor,
4/5/1611:06 AM3.4599.8 km52,160 m13km WNW of Ault Field,
4/4/1611:36 AM3.160.1 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt,
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7978.6 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria,
2/14/158:12 PM3.461.7 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt,
6/16/141:40 PM3.0185.7 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria,
12/26/1210:36 PM3.9670.7 km54,491 mSan Juan Islands region,

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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

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