information about an area of Vancouver just click on the name of the community!
and links provided by the City of Vancouver*.
of Vancouver defined areas:
The City of Vancouver is made up of a number of smaller neighbourhoods and communities;
however, not everyone agrees on all of the names and boundaries of these areas.
Aside from identifying
the distinct culture and character of different areas of Vancouvers diverse
population, neighbourhood boundaries provide a way to break up the citys
large geographical area for delivering services and resources.
areas: On the City of Vancouver website, we use areas, not true neighbourhoods,
to focus information for particular parts of the city. Each
of the 21 identified areas has its own webpage with community-specific information
including local services and amenities, City news, projects and initiatives, and
a calendar of events for the area. These areas may also include several smaller
neighbourhoods that would not generate enough news and events on their own. Grouping
neighbourhoods into areas helps to ensure relevant information appears on the