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Postal Code V6B - Vancouver, British Columbia

Primary CityVancouver
Area of Postal Code V6B2.385 km²
Male Population14,688 (48.9%)
Female Population15,351 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +28.7%
Median Age39.7 years
Male Median Age39.1 years
Female Median Age40.2 years
Area Codes604780
Postal Code ExtensionsV6B 0A1 | V6B 0A2 | V6B 0A3 | V6B 0A4 | V6B 0A5 | V6B 0A6 | V6B 0A7 | V6B 0A8 | V6B 0B1 | V6B 0B2 | More
NeighborhoodsCentral, Downtown, Downtown Vancouver, Gastown, Yaletown
Local TimeTuesday 5:11 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates49.28004985162219° / -123.11431924110767°
Related Postal CodesV6AV6CV6EV6GV6HV6J

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Postal Code V6B Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density6,019 / km²8,180 / km²9,782 / km²12,594 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

V6B Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code V6B+109.2%+54%+28.7%
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 V6B Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code V6B39.7 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 V6B Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 56336001,234
85 Plus197406603
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V6B Population Density

Population Density: 12,594 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code V6B30,0392.385 km²12,594 / 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 V6B 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 V6B
 Central: 73.4%
 Downtown: 10.5%
 Other: 16.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in V6B
 Area Code 604: 89.5%
 Area Code 778: 9.7%
 Other: 0.8%

Business Concentration in Postal Code V6B

V6B Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.9%
 Professional Services: 16.8%
 Restaurants: 14.5%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Home Services: 5.6%
 Other: 36.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons17921.2 years4.56.0
Hairdressers17921.2 years4.56.0
Public administration11324.8 years4.03.8
Education other12622 years4.44.2
Loan companies22321.6 years4.47.4
Real estate31421.5 years4.210.5
Travel agencies8422.5 years4.32.8
Construction of buildings9120.4 years4.13.0
Health and medical21722.3 years4.37.2
Advertising and marketing26220.4 years4.88.7
Corporate management33922.5 years4.511.3
Film, tv and video production8021.6 years4.42.7
Lawyers legal24722.8 years4.68.2
Scientific and technical services9320.2 years4.53.1
Specialized design18221.6 years4.86.1
Technical construction services8323.7 years4.42.8
Bars, pubs and taverns19021.1 years4.16.3
Cafes18421.9 years4.26.1
Clothing stores19121.3 years4.46.4
Electronics stores34120.9 years4.211.4
Office supplies and stationery stores19326.8 years4.26.4
Shopping other12824 years4.14.3
Women's clothing9523.1 years4.33.2

Business distribution by price for Postal Code V6B

 Moderate: 46.2%
 Inexpensive: 26.2%
 Expensive: 17.6%
 Very Expensive: 10%

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 V6B CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code V6B286,112 t9.52 t119,958 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 V6B CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)286,112 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.52 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)119,958 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 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0972 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
6/29/171:40 AM3.167.4 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/30/173:03 AM3.0974.5 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/4/1611:36 AM3.159.1 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7978.3 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
2/14/158:12 PM3.460.7 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/11/146:53 AM3.267.8 km65,800 m17km W of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
6/16/141:40 PM3.0185.5 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
12/26/1210:36 PM3.9670.5 km54,491 mSan Juan Islands region, Washingtonusgs.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

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