Regional Government

Map & General Info

Geographically, the Regional District is bounded by Manning Park to the west, Peachland to the north, Anarchist Mountain to the east and the United States border to the south. The Regional District has an area of 10,400 km2, constituting 1.2% of the province's area.

2000 NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Satellite Image (Click on image for a larger version)
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Directions to the RDOS Office

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Address:

101 Martin Street
Penticton, BC
V2A 5J9
Canada

Current Demographics

RDOS Demographic Information
Regional District of
Okanagan-Similkameen

(incorporated March 4, 1966)

Population 2011 Census

City

Penticton

32,877

District

Summerland

11,280

Towns

Oliver

4,824

Osoyoos

4,845

Princeton

2,724

Village

Keremeos

1,330

Electoral Areas

A

1,892

B

1,140

C

3,473

D

5,717

E

1,844

F

2,100

G

2,314

H

1,768

Indian Bands

All

2,614

Total

80,742

Data from Statistics Canada: http://www.statcan.ca/start.html

Province of British Columbia
http://www.bcstats.gov.bc.ca/

Future Growth

The area's mild climate, scenic environment and wide variety of recreational opportunities continue to attracted many people to the area. The Okanagan-Similkameen Regional District's population is projected to grow by 36% (28,791 additional people) from 79,457 in 2006 to 108,226 by 2031.