Prince George City - Southwest
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)

5243 Prince George City - Southwest

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.

Prince George City - Southwest (CHSA 5243) is 72 km² in size and is an area of the city of Prince George, located in central British Columbia. It is comprised of the neighbourhoods of Vanway and College Heights as well as the main UNBC campus. Parks include Fraser River Benchland Park, Parkridge Creek Park, Glen Lyon Park, and Chief Memorial Park.[1]

Provided by Health Sector Information, Analysis, and Reporting Division, B.C. Ministry of Health

Health Authority:

5 Northern

Health Service Delivery Area:

52 Northern Interior

Local Health Area:

524 Prince George

Community Health Service Area:

5243 Prince George City - Southwest

Primary Care Network community:

Prince George