Royal Oak/Cordova Bay/Prospect
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
4131 Royal Oak/Cordova Bay/Prospect
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.
Royal Oak/Cordova Bay/Prospect (CHSA 4131) is 47 km² in size and is a community located on the Saanich Peninsula within the District of Saanich. It is comprised of the neighbourhoods of Prospect Lake, Elk Lake, Beaver Lake, Cordova Bay, and Royal Oak. Geographical features include Rithet's Bog, Observatory Hill, Sayward Beach, and Bear Hill.