Population: 2016 (139,284). wikipedia.org
Weather: One of the mildest climates in Canada, Detailed Climate Information
Transportation: Biking, Walking, Buses, West Coast Express, Skytrain - www.translink.ca
Why Coquitlam: Considered a Vancouver suburb, Coquitlam is Surrounded by mountains, nature and is in close proximity to Burrard Inlet. "The Sweet Life in Vancouver Suburbs". A large abundance of local festivals and events.
University's / Colleges: University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, BCIT, and numerous others (Douglas College)
Shopping Centers: Some of the most popular - Pacific Center Mall, Metropolis at Metrotown, Oakridge Centre Mall, Richmond Centre Mall, Aberdeen Centre Mall, Granville Island, Robson Street, Tsawwassen Mills, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport, Gastown, Park Royal Shopping Center.
Local Shopping Centers: Coquitlam Centre, Lougheed Town Centre, Caribo Centre,
Attractions: 5 minutes to Rocky Point Park and Burrard Inlet, Buntzen Lake, Lafarge Lake, Colony Farm Regional Park, Como Lake, Mundy Park, Hoy Creek, Pinecone-Burke Provincial Park, Minnekhada Regional Park, Indian Arm, Belcarra Regional Park, Sasamat Lake, Barnet Marine Park, White Pine Beach, Shoreline Trail, Port Moody Station Museum, Rocky Point Spray Park, Old Mill Site Park