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The official website for the city of Castlegar is http://www.castlegar.ca/.
Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Castlegar
Castlegar is also known as: Castlegar, and Canada.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Steve Junker (coach), Gordie Walker (ice hockey player), and Evan Bloodoff (ice hockey player).
And featured attractions of Castlegar: Selkirk College.
Castlegar is represented by MLA Katrine Conroy, Mayor Lawrence Chernoff, Governing body Alex Atamanenko, and MP Castlegar City Council.
Castlegar is the second largest city in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada.It is located within the Selkirk Mountains at the confluence of the Kootenay and Columbia Rivers. It is a regional trade and transportation centre, with a local economy fueled by forestry, mining and tourism. It was recently cited as one of the Top 8 Places in British Columbia for most promising growth. It is home to Selkirk College, a regional airport, a pulp mill, and several sawmills. The population of 7,259 people includes a large number of Doukhobors, who were largely responsible for much of Castlegar's early development and growth. A sizeable Portuguese community grew as workers, mainly from the Azores islands, moved in to take up employment in the area. The area which was to become Castlegar was an important centre for the Sinixt (Lakes) Peoples. Outside the city limits are the small surrounding communities of Ootischenia, Brilliant, Robson, Robson West, Raspberry, Tarrys, Thrums, Glade, Shoreacres, Fairview, Genelle, Pass Creek and Krestova. There are also the much smaller communities of Deer Park, Renata, and Syringa on Lower Arrow Lake. Taken together, these outlying areas comprise an approximate population of a further 8,000 people.
Population shifts in Castlegar
Average temperatures in CastlegarLine in orange is average highs...line in blue is average lows.
Average rainfall in Castlegar