Powell River City
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
3341 Powell River City
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.
Powell River City (CHSA 3341) is 31 km² in size and located in southwestern British Columbia, east of the Salish Sea. It is comprised of the city of Powell River. Major establishments include Powell River General Hospital, Powell River Airport, Westview Ferry Terminal, and Powell River Forestry Museum.