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Information on Saanich

The District municipality of Saanich is located in the province of British Columbia. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the municipal building of Saanich at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the municipality’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Saanich Municipal Office

Saanich office addressSaanichMunicipal building Saanich
770 Vernon Ave

Victoria, BC, Canada V8X 2W7

Work+1 250-475-1775
Fax+1 250-475-5440
Saanich phone number(250) 475-1775
International: +1 250-475-1775
Saanich emailLoading...
Saanich official websitesaanich.ca
Mayor of SaanichFrank Leonard

Demography of Saanich

Name of Saanich inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population114 148 inhabitants9 / 46
Population density in Saanich1 099,9 pop/km² (2 848,7 pop/sq mi)

Information on Saanich

Cities twinned with SaanichCurrently, the town Saanich isn’t twinned
Natural parksSaanich isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Saanich

Victoria International Airport 21 km
Nanaimo Airport 76 km
Vancouver International Airport 81.6 km

Saanich territory

Saanich area10 378 hectares
103,78 km² (40,07 sq mi)
Saanich altitude29 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 48.4687
Longitude: -123.333
Latitude: 48° 28' 7'' North
Longitude: 123° 19' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Vancouver)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

What is Saanich close to?

Saanich neighbouring municipalities
Central SaanichCentral SaanichUnited States Friday Harbor
VictoriaNeighbouring townsOak Bay
VictoriaVictoriaOak Bay
Saanich neighbouring municipalities
Victoria 3 kmOak Bay 4.9 kmEsquimalt 7 km
View Royal 7.7 kmCentral Saanich 12.4 kmLangford 12.8 km
Highlands 12.8 kmColwood 13 kmUnited States Friday Harbor 17 km
North Saanich 17.7 kmMetchosin 18 kmLadysmith 18.1 km
Sidney 21.2 kmSooke 31.6 kmUnited States Port Angeles 37.4 km
Duncan 44.2 kmUnited States Sequim 47.3 kmNorth Cowichan 49.8 km

Distance between Saanich and other main cities and towns

Toronto : 3389 kmMontreal : 3720 kmCalgary : 725 km
Ottawa : 3578 kmEdmonton : 890 kmBrampton : 3360 km
Mississauga : 3372 kmWinnipeg : 1903 kmVancouver : 94 km
Hamilton : 3372 kmQuebec : 3837 kmSurrey : 89 km closest
Laval : 3711 kmHalifax : 4475 kmLondon : 3284 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Saanich town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Saanich town
Gordon Head 4.3 km
Victoria Harbour 7.6 km
Discovery Island 9.4 km
D’Arcy Island 11.5 km
Saanich Peninsula 15.4 km
Mandarte Island 18.7 km
Malahat Ridge 21.4 km
Malahat 21.4 km
Railroad station
Malahat Station 21.4 km
Railroad station
Little Group 22.2 km
Rocky Point 22.5 km
Race Rocks 23.9 km
Coal Island 24 km
Piers Island 26.5 km
Beechey Head 28.9 km
Beechy Head 28.9 km
Portland Island 29.6 km
South Pender Island 32.5 km

Leisure and activities in Saanich surrounding area

Victoria Bug Zoo
to Victoria 5.6 km
Civil Architecture
Fisgard Lighthouse
to Colwood 9.5 km
Military architecture
Fort Rodd Hill National Historic Site of Canada
to Victoria 9.6 km