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White Rock, British Columbia
Welcome to White Rock ...
While we don't have a date for the establishment of White Rock, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated April 15, 1957.
The origin (or the toponymy) of White Rock: Named for a very large white rock on the beach.
The coastal city of White Rock is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: White Rock 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).
Area codes for White Rock: (604) and (778)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for White Rock: V4B<3>
Websites for White Rock ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.whiterockchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to White Rock, the following might be of interest:
Communities Also Named White Rock ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named White Rock - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (2), Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Mexico (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (7), Virginia (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for White Rock.
Communities near White Rock ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near White Rock.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around White Rock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for White Rock.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around White Rock. See our Newspapers Page for White Rock.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Rock ...
Looking for more information about White Rock? 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 White Rock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for White Rock.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for White Rock. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021