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Welcome to Queen Charlotte ...

The coastal village of Queen Charlotte is located on Graham Island (the north island of Queen Charlotte Islands).

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Queen Charlotte had a population of 948 people.<1>

Time Zone: Queen Charlotte lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Telephone area codes for Queen Charlotte: (250) and (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Queen Charlotte: V0T<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Queen Charlotte had a population of 948 people.

The population of Queen Charlotte represents 0.02% of the population of British Columbia (which had 4,113,487 people at that time), making it British Colombia's 84th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 948 people, the population of Queen Charlotte decreased 9.28% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 1,045 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Queen Charlotte.

Communities near Queen Charlotte ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Queen Charlotte and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alliford Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Juskatla   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Lawnhill   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lockeport   [Map]   ---   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Moresby Camp   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Port Clements   [Map]   440   N   30 miles [48.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Queen Charlotte.

Communities Also Named Queen Charlotte ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Queen Charlotte - it's located in Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Queen Charlotte.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Queen Charlotte. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Queen Charlotte:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Queen Charlotte ...

Looking for more information about Queen Charlotte? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Queen Charlotte? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Queen Charlotte, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Queen Charlotte.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Queen Charlotte. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Queen Charlotte. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Queen Charlotte were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Queen Charlotte.

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<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Queen Charlotte). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Queen Charlotte or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Queen Charlotte. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Queen Charlotte) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Queen Charlotte. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Queen Charlotte

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Queen Charlotte. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2500, Longitude: -132.0833     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Queen Charlotte.