Businesses in Kelowna


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.4%
 Professional Services: 12.5%
 Home Services: 11.5%
 Medical: 7.8%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Restaurants: 6.2%
 Other: 36.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair31323.4 years4.42.4
Beauty salons25422.3 years4.31.9
Hairdressers21322.5 years4.31.6
Public administration13124.7 years3.61.0
Social work18122.4 years4.01.4
Finance other11322.7 years4.10.9
Loan companies40922.5 years4.43.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets23024.8 years4.31.8
General contractors57823.2 years4.44.4
Other construction25422.7 years4.21.9
Real estate40422.4 years4.53.1
Other accommodation18823.7 years4.21.4
Construction of buildings37423.2 years4.52.9
Wholesale of construction supplies11927.2 years4.40.9
Wholesale of machinery20425.7 years4.21.6
Dentists13224.4 years4.71.0
Health and medical84822.3 years4.46.5
Accountants14123.3 years4.21.1
Advertising and marketing12222.3 years4.80.9
Corporate management18222.3 years4.41.4
Lawyers legal16621.2 years4.61.3
Specialized design11922 years4.80.9
Bars, pubs and taverns14322 years4.21.1
Cafes13821.7 years4.31.1
Clothing stores23923.6 years4.01.8
Electronics stores23322.9 years3.81.8
Furniture stores12922.9 years4.11.0
Hardware stores23923.3 years4.41.8
Household appliances and goods19123.3 years4.11.5
Office supplies and stationery stores15323.2 years4.21.2
Shopping other25424.2 years4.11.9
Public parks15723 years4.51.2
Area of Kelowna, British Columbia211.8 km²
Male Population62,637 (48%)
Female Population67,918 (52%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +133.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +34.3%
Median Age43.2
Male Median Age41.4
Female Median Age44.9
Area Codes250780
NeighborhoodsCentral City, Highway 97, North Mission - Crawford, Rutland, South Pandosy - K.L.O.
Local TimeMonday 4:45 PM
TimezonePacific Standard Time
Weather-6.5°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng49.88307° / -119.48568°
Postal CodesV1PV1VV1WV1XV1YMore

Kelowna, British Columbia - Map

Kelowna, British Columbia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density264.0 / km²373.1 / km²458.8 / km²616.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kelowna Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 34.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kelowna, British Columbia+133.4%+65.2%+34.3%
British Columbia+72.3%+37.5%+20.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kelowna, British Columbia Median Age

Median Age: 43.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kelowna, British Columbia43.2 years44.9 years41.4 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)

Kelowna, British Columbia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,9782,9505,928
85 Plus1,4342,7114,145
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kelowna, British Columbia Population Density

Population Density: 616.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kelowna, British Columbia130,555211.8 km²616.3 / 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

Kelowna, 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 neighborhood in Kelowna
 Central City: 48.6%
 Highway 97: 13.5%
 South Pandosy - K.L.O.: 11.9%
 Rutland: 8.5%
 Other: 17.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Kelowna
 Area Code 250: 88.7%
 Area Code 778: 9.2%
 Other: 2.2%

Business distribution by price for Kelowna, British Columbia

 Moderate: 40.1%
 Inexpensive: 35.9%
 Expensive: 12%
 Very Expensive: 11.9%

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

Kelowna, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kelowna, British Columbia1,969,463 t15.1 t9,297 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

Kelowna, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,969,463 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.1 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)9,297 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeLow (2)
* 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
9/10/169:16 AM3.977.7 km1,000 m23km E of Oliver,
12/11/063:00 AM3.441.7 kmNoneBritish Columbia,
8/20/031:33 AM3.258.4 km10,000 mBritish Columbia,
8/17/029:06 AM4.558.4 km10,000 mBritish Columbia,
1/11/9710:01 PM3.579.6 km5,000 mBritish Columbia,
9/19/934:24 AM3.870.5 km10,000 mBritish Columbia,
1/25/925:31 PM3.768.4 km10,000 mBritish Columbia,
4/9/893:33 AM3.664.3 km18,000 mBritish Columbia,
1/12/874:17 AM3.541.4 km10,000 mBritish Columbia,

Kelowna, British Columbia

Kelowna (/kɛloʊnə/) is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley, in the southern interior of British Columbia, Canada. It serves as the head office of the Regional District of Central Okanagan. Its name derives from an Okanagan language term fo..  ︎  Kelowna Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Kelowna
 Postal Code V1Y: 51.6%
 Postal Code V1X: 22.7%
 Postal Code V1W: 12.3%
 Postal Code V1V: 8.2%
 Other: 5.3%

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