Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
2241 North Coquitlam
Community Health Service Areas (CHSAs) in British Columbia (B.C.) are administrative bounds nested within Local Health Areas (LHAs) as defined by the B.C. Ministry of Health. This CHSA health profile contains information about the community’s demographics, socio-economic and health/disease status as represented through various community health indicators. The purpose of CHSA health profiles is to help B.C.’s primary care network partners, public health professionals and community organizations better understand the health needs of a specific community and to provide evidence for service provisioning and prevention strategies.
North Coquitlam (CHSA 2241) is 610 km² in size and is part of the city of Coquitlam located in central Greater Vancouver. It is comprised of the northeastern part of the city of Coquitlam, the neighbourhoods of Westwood Plateau, Northeast Coquitlam, and Partington Creek, as well as the communities of Buntzen Bay and Granite Falls. Geographical features include Pitt Lake, Coquitlam Lake, Coquitlam Mountain, Coquitlam Conservation Reserve, and Widgeon Valley National Wildlife Area.