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Information on the municipality of Bowen Island

The municipality of Bowen Island 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 Bowen Island 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.

Update data

Municipality reviews2.6 / 5 for Bowen Island by Municipality Canada the 29 March 2021

Bowen Island’s Administration

Address of Bowen Island municipal buildingNot available
Work+1 604-947-4255
Fax+1 604-947-0193
municipal building phone number(604) 947-4255
International: +1 604-947-4255
municipal building fax number(604) 947-0193
International: +1 604-947-0193
municipal building emailNot available
Bowen Island BC official websiteNot available
Bowen Island mayorBob Turner

Demographics of Bowen Island

Name of Bowen Island’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants3 680 population92 / 797
Population density in Bowen Island73,4 pop/km² (190,1 pop/sq mi)

Information on the municipality of Bowen Island

Cities twinned with Bowen IslandCurrently, the town Bowen Island isn’t twinned
Natural parksBowen Island isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Bowen Island

Vancouver International Airport 25.5 km
Nanaimo Airport 51.1 km
Pitt Meadows Airport 52.3 km

Bowen Island's territory

Bowen Island's area5 014 hectares
50,14 km² (19,36 sq mi)
Bowen Island's altitude554 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 49.3833
Longitude: -123.383
Latitude: 49° 22' 60'' North
Longitude: 123° 22' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Vancouver)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Bowen Island’s neighbouring towns

Bowen Island neighbouring towns
GibsonsGibsonsLions Bay
GibsonsNeighbouring townsLions Bay
NanaimoWest VancouverWest Vancouver
Bowen Island neighbouring towns
Gibsons 9.2 kmLions Bay 13.7 kmWest Vancouver 17.5 km
Vancouver 22 kmNorth Vancouver 23.9 kmDistrict of North Vancouver 27.6 km
Richmond 29.7 kmBurnaby 32.1 kmDelta 33.5 km
Belcarra 36.3 kmSquamish 38.8 kmAnmore 38.9 km
New Westminster 39.4 kmPort Moody 40.3 kmCoquitlam 43.2 km
Surrey 44.1 kmPort Coquitlam 45.3 kmNanaimo 47 km

Distance between Bowen Island and other main cities

Toronto : 3380 kmMontreal : 3700 kmCalgary : 689 km
Ottawa : 3560 kmEdmonton : 826 kmMississauga : 3364 km
Winnipeg : 1883 kmVancouver : 22 km closestBrampton : 3351 km
Hamilton : 3365 kmQuebec : 3811 kmSurrey : 44 km
Laval : 3690 kmHalifax : 4448 kmLondon : 3279 km

Hotel offers in Bowen Island

Bowen Island town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Bowen Island town
Bowen Island 0 km
Lookout Point 4.8 km
Point Cowan 5.7 km
Passage Island 7.1 km
Eagle Island 9.2 km
Lighthouse Park 10.1 km
Point Atkinson 10.1 km
Gambier Island 13.2 km
University Endowment Lands 18.4 km
Jericho Beach 18.6 km
Prospect Point 19.6 km
Brockton Point 21.4 km
Grouse Mountain 22.9 km
Vancouver Harbour 23.7 km
Woodfibre 33 km

Leisure and activities in Bowen Island’s surrounding area

Amusement park
Playland Amusement Park
to Vancouver 27.1 km
Sunset Beach
to Vancouver 10.4 km
Acadia Beach
to Vancouver 16.1 km
Wreck Beach
to Vancouver 16.1 km
Spanish Banks
to Vancouver 17.1 km
Locarno Beach
to Vancouver 17.7 km
Jericho Beach
to Vancouver 18.7 km
Kitsilano Beach
to Vancouver 20.5 km
English Bay Beach
to Vancouver 20.6 km
Stanley Park
to Vancouver 20.3 km
Civil Architecture
Capilano Suspension Bridge
to North Vancouver 20 km
to Vancouver 22.6 km