Incorporated in 1965, the main economic drivers of the Regional District of North Okanagan are agriculture, forestry and tourism.
Population centres include Armstrong, Spallumcheen, Enderby, Lumby, Coldstream, and Vernon. In 2006, the industries that employed the most people in the North Okanagan were Construction, Manufacturing, Retail Trade, and Health Care and Social Assistance.
Population: 77,301 (2006 Census)
Area: 787,190 hectares
Regional District of North Okanagan - Population Distribution
Effective December 1, 2007
Populations certified by the Minister of Community Services under section 783 of the Local Government Act as per the definition of population in the Schedule to the Community Charter.
Effective December 1, 2007.
These population figures are to be used only in the determination of voting strength and Director representation.
Notes: 1. Population includes people residing on Indian Reserves.
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