Economic Profile

The City of White Rock is part of a rapidly evolving regional economy. It’s strategic location as part of Metro Vancouver, its burgeoning clusters of resident and visitor friendly businesses, its proximity to the US border and major highways, its sandy beaches, historic Pier and 2km Promenade, combine to make it a highly desirable location to do business, work, visit and live. It is home to a unique blend of local independent businesses, a vibrant Arts & Culture community, an extensive network of Health & Wellness providers, and a popular Waterfront.

White Rock 2018 Community Profile

The White Rock 2018 Community Profile serves as a concise fact base, documenting statistics related to various demographic, economic, and social indicators. A variety of sources were used in preparing the document, including data from Statistics Canada, BC Stats, and various City documents including the  White Rock Official Community Plan (PDF).

This document details the historic and existing local conditions of the City and can be used to assess the needs of the community. The 2018 Community Profile provides valuable background information to better inform discussions on existing and emergent issues and to assist with the creation of a wide variety of planning projects. 

Economic Development Strategic Plan