2001 population: 44,303
(Source: Statistics Canada)
North Vancouver is a city in the province of British Columbia. It is on Burrard Inlet.
Former and merged community names include:
The city developed as an industrial area, with shipbuilding and sawmilling as major employers. In recent years, it has become a residential suburb of Vancouver.
Well-known residents have included:
· Kathy Kreiner-Phillips, Olympic gold medal winner
Local festivals include:
· Caribbean Days Festival - July 28-29, 2007
Dates often change. Check North Vancouver web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Mount Seymour Provincial Park, Deep Cove Park, Lynn Canyon Park
Performing arts: Deep Cove Stage Society, North Vancouver Community Players
Attractions: Capilano Suspension Bridge
Historic sites and museums: Maplewood Farm, North Vancouver Museum & Archives
Colleges and universities: Capilano College