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Information about Nanaimo

The municipality of Nanaimo is located in the state of British Columbia. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Nanaimo City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Nanaimo by Municipality Canada the 29 March 2021

Nanaimo’s Administration

Address of Nanaimo city hallNanaimoCity hall Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street

Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5J6

Work+1 250-754-4251
Fax+1 250-755-4440
city hall phone number(250) 754-4251
International: +1 250-754-4251
city hall fax number(250) 755-4440
International: +1 250-755-4440
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Nanaimo BC official websitenanaimo.ca
Nanaimo mayorJohn Ruttan

Nanaimo town demography

Name of Nanaimo town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants90 504 population11 / 62
Nanaimo town population density997,2 pop/km² (2 582,7 pop/sq mi)

Nanaimo town administrative number

Nanaimo town postcodeV9R 5J6

Information about Nanaimo

Cities twinned with Nanaimo
Japan Iwatsuki-ku
Natural parkNanaimo isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Nanaimo

Nanaimo Airport 13.4 km
Vancouver International Airport 55 km
Victoria International Airport 68.7 km

Nanaimo town territory

Nanaimo town area9 076 hectares
90,76 km² (35,04 sq mi)
Nanaimo town altitude10 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 49.1644
Longitude: -123.937
Latitude: 49° 9' 52'' North
Longitude: 123° 56' 13'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Vancouver)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Distance between Nanaimo and country’s main cities

Toronto : 3423 kmMontreal : 3745 kmCalgary : 735 km
Ottawa : 3604 kmEdmonton : 873 kmMississauga : 3406 km
Winnipeg : 1928 kmVancouver : 62 km closestBrampton : 3394 km
Hamilton : 3407 kmQuebec : 3856 kmSurrey : 79 km
Laval : 3735 kmHalifax : 4494 kmLondon : 3321 km

Hotel offers in Nanaimo

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Nearby hotel : Vancouver Island University Student Residences
Vancouver Island University Student Residences
Address : 4 University Crescent : 0 C$ / 0 C$ - 156
This Vancouver Island University residence in Nanaimo features on-site recreational facilities, such as a basketball and volleyball court. Free in-room Wi-Fi is offered.
Nearby hotel : Maple View Bed and Breakfast
Maple View Bed and Breakfast
Address : 3315 Rock City Road : 129 C$ / 160 C$ - 3
Situated on 1 acres of gardens and woodland, this B&B features individually decorated rooms that include a refrigerator. Departure Bay Ferry Terminal is just 6 km away. Downtown Nanaimo is 8 km away.
Nearby hotel : Coast Bastion Hotel
Coast Bastion Hotel
Address : 11 Bastion Street : 123 C$ / 205 C$ - 179
Boasting rooms with ocean or city views, this hotel in Nanaimo city centre is 2 minutes’ walk to shops and restaurants on Harbourfront Walkway. A spa and restaurant are located on site.
Nearby hotel : City Centre Condos
City Centre Condos
Address : #5 - 57 Skinner Street : 0 C$ / 159 C$ - 1
Located in central Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, this property is 15 minutes’ drive from Nanaimo Airport. The apartment offers a full kitchen. An outdoor hot tub and free Wi-Fi are available.
Nearby hotel : The Marinaside Resort
The Marinaside Resort
Address : 1250 Stewart Ave : 99 C$ / 0 C$ - 22
Located just 2 minutes’ drive from BC Ferries Departure Bay Terminal, this Nanaimo resort features free Wi-Fi. A day spa and restaurant are located on site.

Nanaimo town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Nanaimo town
Gabriola Island 13.6 km
Winchelsea Islands 18.5 km
Valdes Island 21.6 km
Ballenas Islands 25.8 km
Thetis Island 26 km