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Parksville Real Estate

Community Guide

Welcome to Parksville, a coastal beach city on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. Located north-west of Nanaimo along the Island Highway, Parksville is best known for its large, sandy beaches. One of the city’s famous annual events is a sandcastle-building competition, known as the “Parksville Beachfest.” While Parksville is often referred to as a popular retirement community, the area is filled with year round recreational activities that make appeals people of all ages.

The City at Glance

Population: 12,598
Average Household Income: $57,314
Top 3 Languages: English, German, French
Distance to Nanaimo: 40 km
Driving time to Nanaimo Airport: 40 minutes



Neighbourhoods


Beach
Craig Bay


Downtown
Errington


Rathtrevor Beach
Parksville


New
3 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,468 SF
New
Commercial
- BEDS
- BATHS
1,011 SF
New
4 BEDS
1 BATHS
1,011 SF
New
1 BEDS
1 BATHS
659 SF
New
$439,900

Parksville, V9P 2S3

3 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,488 SF
New
3 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,821 SF
New
$675,000

Parksville, V9P 1A3

3 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,880 SF
New
2 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,084 SF
New
2 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,077 SF
New
$509,900

Parksville, V9P 2V1

3 BEDS
2 BATHS
1,552 SF




Parksville is a city on Highway 19A, known to locals as the Old Island Highway, an easy 37 kilometers drive to Nanaimo. The public transit in Parksville is operated by the BC Transit. Ferries and planes are also other options for getting to Vancouver, which depart from Nanaimo.



Parksville’s School District is operated by School District 69 and is combined with Qualicum area schools.

Click here to see a complete list of public schools.

Public Elementary Schools:

École Oceanside Elementary School
Springwood Elementary School

Public High Schools:

Ballenas Secondary School

Public Universities:

Vancouver Island University (Nanaimo)


Private Elementary Schools:

Morning Glory School

 





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