Businesses in Richmond, British Columbia


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 21.4%
 Restaurants: 12.1%
 Industry: 10.4%
 Professional Services: 10.2%
 Home Services: 5.7%
 Medical: 5.3%
 Food: 5.1%
 Other: 29.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts19325 years4.30.9
Car repair50823.6 years4.32.4
Beauty salons31521.7 years4.21.5
Hairdressers25922.5 years4.21.2
Education other18925.3 years4.10.9
Loan companies36721.4 years3.71.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets46623.2 years3.92.2
General contractors49023.6 years4.12.3
Other construction23723.1 years4.51.1
Real estate35322.5 years4.01.7
Buses and trains26925.4 years3.91.3
Travel agencies22221.3 years4.31.1
Travel and transportation22424 years4.11.1
Construction of buildings28823.3 years4.11.4
Wholesale of construction supplies19126.2 years4.00.9
Wholesale of food, beverages and tobacco22925.2 years4.01.1
Wholesale of machinery35627.5 years3.81.7
Wholesalers26030.5 years4.11.2
Dentists20223.4 years4.21.0
Health and medical74722.7 years4.03.6
Corporate management27922.6 years3.81.3
Cafes24522 years3.91.2
Chinese restaurants42821.7 years3.82.1
Clothing stores35322.7 years4.01.7
Electronics stores46923.7 years4.02.2
Furniture stores24124.5 years4.01.2
Hardware stores33624.4 years4.01.6
Household appliances and goods28523.4 years4.01.4
Office supplies and stationery stores26122.7 years3.81.3
Pharmacies and drug stores17323.7 years3.90.8
Shopping other40124 years4.01.9
Area of Richmond, British Columbia129.3 km²
Male Population99,914 (47.9%)
Female Population108,664 (52.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +109.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +28.9%
Median Age42
Male Median Age40.9
Female Median Age43
Area Codes604780
NeighborhoodsBridgeport, City Centre, East Cambie, Golden Village, Richmond, Sea Island, Steveston
Local TimeThursday 12:58 PM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Weather17.7°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng49.17003° / -123.13683°
Postal CodesV6VV6WV6XV6YV7AMore

Richmond, British Columbia - Map

Richmond, British Columbia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density769.9 / km²1,046 / km²1,251 / km²1,613 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Richmond, British Columbia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Richmond, British Columbia+109.6%+54.2%+28.9%
British Columbia+72.3%+37.5%+20.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Richmond, British Columbia Median Age

Median Age: 42 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Richmond, British Columbia42 years43 years40.9 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)

Richmond, British Columbia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 54,6774,5179,194
85 Plus1,2372,2453,483
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Richmond, British Columbia Population Density

Population Density: 1,613 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Richmond, British Columbia208,578129.3 km²1,613 / 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

Richmond, 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 Richmond, British Columbia
 Golden Village: 25.1%
 City Centre: 18.1%
 Steveston: 13.8%
 Bridgeport: 8.3%
 Sea Island: 7.4%
 East Cambie: 5.4%
 Other: 21.8%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Richmond, British Columbia
 Area Code 604: 89.2%
 Area Code 778: 7%
 Other: 3.8%

Business distribution by price for Richmond, British Columbia

 Moderate: 41.6%
 Inexpensive: 33.2%
 Very Expensive: 13.1%
 Expensive: 12.1%

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

Richmond, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Richmond, British Columbia3,210,374 t15.4 t24,834 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

Richmond, British Columbia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,210,374 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)24,834 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* 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
6/8/1810:09 AM3.1938.7 km58,210 m20km SSW of Point Roberts,
2/3/1810:57 PM3.0959.8 km12,690 m13km NW of Friday Harbor,
6/29/171:40 AM3.158.7 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta,
1/30/173:03 AM3.0962.3 km14,590 m9km NNW of Friday Harbor,
4/4/1611:36 AM3.168.6 km5,000 m30km NNE of Sechelt,
12/29/1511:39 PM4.7966 km52,420 m17km NNE of Victoria,
2/14/158:12 PM3.470.4 km3,410 m32km NNE of Sechelt,
6/16/141:40 PM3.0173.2 km23,851 m11km NE of Victoria,
12/26/1210:36 PM3.9658.1 km54,491 mSan Juan Islands region,
8/29/123:20 PM3.382.4 km26,500 mWashington-British Columbia border

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Richmond, British Columbia

Richmond /ˈrɪtʃmənd/ is a coastal city incorporated in the Canadian province of British Columbia. Part of the Metro Vancouver area, as of 2013 it is the fourth-most populous city in the province. Richmond has an immigrant population of 60%, the highe..  ︎  Richmond, British Columbia Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Richmond, British Columbia
 Postal Code V6X: 37.7%
 Postal Code V6V: 18.3%
 Postal Code V6Y: 10.4%
 Postal Code V7A: 8.8%
 Postal Code V7E: 6.1%
 Postal Code V7C: 5.7%
 Postal Code V7B: 5.7%
 Other: 7.4%

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