Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
2242 Southwest 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.
Southwest Coquitlam (CHSA 2242) is 25 km² in size and is part of the city of Coquitlam, located in central Greater Vancouver. It is comprised of Coquitlam City Centre, and the neighbourhoods of Eagle Ridge, Ranch Park, Central Coquitlam, Lougheed/Burquitlam, and Cariboo. Major establishments include the Vancouver Golf and Country Club, Mundy Park, Douglas College, Coquitlam Centre Mall, and Coquitlam City Hall.