Do Business in Coquitlam

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Doing Business in Coquitlam

Strong economic growth. A culture of innovation and collaboration. A highly educated workforce. Central location with efficient transportation options. These are some of the key benefits of doing business in Coquitlam.

Tap in to one of British Columbia’s fastest-growing cities. Let us help you. We can provide the tools, so you can build a framework for your successful venture.

  1. Fast Facts
  2. Growth and Development

Check out a few facts and figures about Coquitlam:

  • 150,000-plus: Our current population
  • 7,000-plus: Number of businesses
  • 98%: Residents who rate quality of life as "good" or "very good"
  • 40: Average age of a Coquitlam resident (younger than the British Columbia average)
  • 44%: Coquitlam residents who were born outside of Canada (top three countries: China, South Korea, Iran)
  • 70%: Residents over the age of 25 with a post-secondary education
  • 72%: Residents who own their home
  • $93,837: Average household income before taxes
  • 70: Active parks and open space, totalling 2,400-plus acres with 120-plus kilometres of trails

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