Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
In labour force NAT. AVG.
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IndexNorth VancouverBritish ColumbiaNational
Median household income$132,873$86,325$82,436
Unemployment rate3.3%3.9%6.4%
In labour force65.9%64.2%63.9%

Key findings

  • The median household income in North Vancouver is 61% higher than the national average
  • The unemployment rate in North Vancouver is 49% lower than the national average
  • In North Vancouver 4.7% of people earn $20,000 or less
  • In North Vancouver 9.2% of people earn between $80,000 and $100,000
  • In North Vancouver 11.6% of people earn $300,000 or more

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      $88,573 $132,873 $265,746
      $57,544 $86,325 $172,650
      $54,951 $82,436 $164,872
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      North Vancouver median earnings by income bracket

      North Vancouver employment by industry

      Labour TypePercent
      Construction industry4.2%
      Manufacturing sector2.8%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services9.0%
      Public administration3.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%
      Education, health & social services12.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Belcarra, BC695$221,709168.9%
      Anmore, BC2,569$186,538126.3%
      Lions Bay, BC1,463$155,92589.1%
      West Vancouver, BC46,220$129,26856.8%
      Burrard Inlet 3, BC2,132$121,15847.0%
      North Vancouver, BC94,662$132,87361.2%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Sunrise, FL94,657n/a 
      Cape Breton, NS94,573$60,93326.1%
      Roswell, GA94,884n/a 
      South Gate, CA94,905n/a 
      Quincy, MA94,389n/a 
      North Vancouver, BC94,662$132,87361.2%
      Source: The North Vancouver, BC data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.