Neighbourhood Focus: Coquitlam
All About Coquitlam
Mainly a suburban city, Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in British Columbia, with a (2016) population of 139,284. Coquitlam is situated just over 30 km East of Downtown Vancouver, bordering Burnaby and Port Moody to the West, New Westminster to the Southwest and Port Coquitlam to the Southeast.
For the outdoor enthusiast: Coquitlam’s trail system totals over 90 km’s, and includes a portion of the Trans Canada Trail. Coquitlam is also home to the Coquitlam Crunch, the 2 km trail located in the Eagle Ridge area. Other popular trail destinations include Mundy Park, Como Lake Park, Town Centre Park & Hoy Creek Trail and Lafarge Lake.
Snapshot of Coquitlam
City Area : 130 square kilometres
Benchmark House Price: $734K - $1.45M
Median Age: 41
Annual Population Growth: 2%
Median Household Income: $74,383
Population: 139,284 (2016)
Education: Coquitlam falls under School District 43
There are several wonderful neighbourhoods that make up Coquitlam, including but not limited to, Central Coquitlam surrounding Mundy Park, West Coquitlam, Maillardville, Ranch Park, Eagle Ridge, River Springs, Meadowbrook, Westwood Plateau and Burke Mountain.