Businesses in Courtenay, British Columbia


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.8%
 Professional Services: 11.4%
 Home Services: 10.2%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Medical: 7.4%
 Restaurants: 6.4%
 Local Services: 5.1%
 Other: 33%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts3124.9 years4.41.2
Car repair8025.4 years4.53.1
Beauty salons5925.4 years4.32.3
Hairdressers5424.8 years4.42.1
Public administration3624.8 years4.01.4
Social work4924.5 years4.51.9
Loan companies8422.2 years4.53.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets5824.7 years4.32.2
General contractors14323.6 years4.35.5
Other construction6925.4 years4.32.7
Real estate6226.1 years4.62.4
Hotels and motels3122.9 years4.11.2
Other accommodation4624.4 years4.11.8
Construction of buildings7023.8 years4.32.7
Tractors and farm equipment2620.2 years4.71.0
Wholesale of construction supplies2925.8 years4.31.1
Wholesale of machinery3023.3 years4.21.2
Health and medical17124.7 years4.46.6
Accountants3421.7 years4.61.3
Corporate management4821.8 years3.91.9
Lawyers legal2723.2 years3.71.0
Specialized design2821.8 years5.01.1
Churches3023.9 years4.01.2
Cafes4121.9 years4.31.6
Clothing stores6024.4 years4.02.3
Electronics stores5423.3 years4.02.1
Furniture stores4423.2 years4.21.7
Hardware stores6323.6 years4.22.4
Household appliances and goods5024.3 years4.11.9
Pharmacies and drug stores2826.2 years4.21.1
Shopping other7524.5 years4.42.9
Sporting goods2623.7 years4.41.0
Public parks4120.6 years4.51.6
Area of Courtenay, British Columbia29.9 km²
Male Population12,300 (47.6%)
Female Population13,539 (52.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +74.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +20.3%
Median Age46.5
Male Median Age45.3
Female Median Age47.5
Area Codes250780
Local TimeSaturday 3:11 PM
TimezonePacific Standard Time
Lat & Lng49.68657° / -124.9936°
Postal CodesV9JV9N

Courtenay, British Columbia - Map

Courtenay, British Columbia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density494.5 / km²627.9 / km²718.7 / km²864.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Courtenay, British Columbia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 20.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Courtenay, British Columbia+74.8%+37.7%+20.3%
British Columbia+72.3%+37.5%+20.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Courtenay, British Columbia Median Age

Median Age: 46.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Courtenay, British Columbia46.5 years47.5 years45.3 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)

Courtenay, British Columbia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 56436131,257
85 Plus239470710
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Courtenay, British Columbia Population Density

Population Density: 864.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Courtenay, British Columbia25,83929.9 km²864.6 / 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

Courtenay, British Columbia Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1900 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,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Courtenay, British Columbia

 Inexpensive: 44.3%
 Moderate: 35.5%
 Expensive: 11.3%
 Very Expensive: 8.9%

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

Courtenay, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Courtenay, British Columbia378,299 t14.6 t12,657 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

Courtenay, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)378,299 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)12,657 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
9/5/179:08 AM3.882.2 km32,890 m11km NNE of Ucluelet,
1/7/156:02 PM4.874.4 km24,640 m18km E of Tofino,
12/11/146:53 AM3.275.8 km65,800 m17km W of Sechelt,
8/16/115:32 PM3.577.7 km45,200 mVancouver Island, Canada
8/2/0410:22 PM3.182.4 km66,000 mBritish Columbia,
2/25/033:52 PM3.190.2 km34,700 mVancouver Island, Canada
10/19/015:19 PM3.284.8 km9,288 mVancouver Island, Canada
5/15/019:21 PM3.953.1 km9,933 mVancouver Island, Canada
1/23/016:43 AM4.385.2 km9,848 mVancouver Island, Canada
8/1/002:33 PM4.685 km41,300 mVancouver Island, Canada

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Courtenay, British Columbia

Courtenay is a city on the east coast of Vancouver Island, in the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is the largest city (and only "city") in the area commonly known as the Comox Valley, and it is the seat of the Comox Valley Regional District..  ︎  Courtenay, British Columbia Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Courtenay, British Columbia
 Postal Code V9N: 88.2%
 Postal Code V9J: 10.9%
 Other: 0.9%

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