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Fernie, British Columbia
Welcome to Fernie ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Fernie had a population of 4,217 people.<1>
The city of Fernie was incorporated July 28, 1904.
Fernie is 3,300 feet [1,006 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Fernie is about ¾ mile [or 1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Fernie lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).
Telephone area codes for Fernie: (250) and (778)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Fernie: V0B<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Fernie had a population of 4,217 people.
The population of Fernie represents 0.1% of the total population of British Columbia (which had 4,113,487 people at that time), making it British Colombia's 54th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 4,217 people, the population of Fernie decreased 8.54% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 4,611 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fernie.
Communities near Fernie ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Fernie and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Fernie.
Communities Also Named Fernie ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Fernie - it's located in Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fernie.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Websites for Fernie ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fernie ...
Looking for more information about Fernie? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Fernie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fernie.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Fernie: www.city.fernie.bc.ca/
The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019