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Postal Code V6J - Vancouver, British Columbia

Primary CityVancouver
Area of Postal Code V6J4.08 km²
Male Population10,020 (48.9%)
Female Population10,471 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.7%
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 ExtensionsV6J 0A1 | V6J 0A2 | V6J 0A3 | V6J 0A4 | V6J 0A6 | V6J 0A7 | V6J 0A8 | V6J 0A9 | V6J 0B1 | V6J 0B3 | More
NeighborhoodsFairview, Fairview Slopes, Kitsilano, West Side
Local TimeTuesday 4:56 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates49.26202367019467° / -123.14541786690734°
Related Postal CodesV6AV6BV6CV6EV6GV6H

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Postal Code V6J Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,395 / km²3,257 / km²3,896 / km²5,022 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

V6J Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code V6J+109.7%+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 V6J Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code V6J39.7 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 V6J Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5432409842
85 Plus134277412
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code V6J Population Density

Population Density: 5,022 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code V6J20,4914.08 km²5,022 / 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 V6J 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 V6J
 Fairview: 43%
 Kitsilano: 40.3%
 West Side: 7.5%
 Other: 9.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in V6J
 Area Code 604: 91.9%
 Area Code 778: 7.9%
 Other: 0.3%

Business Concentration in Postal Code V6J

V6J Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19.1%
 Professional Services: 14.3%
 Restaurants: 11.8%
 Medical: 7.8%
 Home Services: 7.4%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Other: 33.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair4926 years4.22.4
Beauty salons7622.6 years4.43.7
Hairdressers8322.4 years4.54.1
Social work6924.6 years4.33.4
Education other3923 years4.31.9
Art galleries3425.5 years4.71.7
Loan companies10622.5 years4.25.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets4723.3 years4.12.3
General contractors6723.3 years4.43.3
Interior decorations3923.2 years4.41.9
Real estate16822.1 years4.48.2
Construction of buildings4222.8 years4.32.0
Other membership organizations4623.9 years4.52.2
Personal services3824.6 years4.51.9
Dentists5325.1 years4.62.6
Health and medical23723.7 years4.211.6
Accountants5023.4 years4.32.4
Advertising and marketing4123.1 years4.92.0
Architects4824.9 years4.82.3
Corporate management8622.5 years4.24.2
Lawyers legal4421.8 years4.72.1
Specialized design3524.5 years4.61.7
Technical construction services4324.3 years4.32.1
Bars, pubs and taverns3221.7 years4.11.6
Cafes6021.3 years4.12.9
Clothing stores6823.8 years4.23.3
Electronics stores7125.3 years4.13.5
Furniture stores4422.9 years4.42.1
Hardware stores5125.8 years4.32.5
Household appliances and goods4622.2 years4.52.2
Office supplies and stationery stores5726.1 years3.82.8
Shopping other6922.8 years4.13.4
Sporting goods4824.7 years4.22.3
Women's clothing3221.7 years4.21.6
Fitness centers4721.9 years4.72.3

Business distribution by price for Postal Code V6J

 Moderate: 51.5%
 Inexpensive: 20.4%
 Expensive: 18.3%
 Very Expensive: 9.8%

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 V6J CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code V6J296,868 t14.5 t72,769 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 V6J CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)296,868 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)72,769 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 AM3.1948.8 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0970 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
6/29/171:40 AM3.167 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/30/173:03 AM3.0972.6 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/4/1611:36 AM3.159.5 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7976 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
2/14/158:12 PM3.461.2 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
12/11/146:53 AM3.266.3 km65,800 m17km W of Sechelt, Canadausgs.gov
6/16/141:40 PM3.0183.2 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria, Canadausgs.gov
12/26/1210:36 PM3.9668.2 km54,491 mSan Juan Islands region, Washingtonusgs.gov

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Primary City

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