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Welcome to Victoria B.C., named after Queen Victoria who reigned over Canada and the Commonwealth at the time of the settlement in 1843, making Victoria the oldest city in the Pacific Northwest. Victoria is the capital city of British Columbia and home to the provincial parliament buildings. Located on the Southern tip of Vancouver Island, it is an attractive city and a popular tourist destination. Victoria is ranked in the top twenty of the world cities for top quality of life and has a large non-local student population, who come to attend The University of Victoria, Victoria College of Art, and Camosun College. Also popular among boaters, Victoria has a beautiful harbour, rocky shorelines and beaches. Moreover, Victoria includes areas of luxury real estate and spectacular waterfront homes.

The City at Glance

Population: 84,793
Average Household Income: $58,648
Top 3 Languages: English, Chinese, French
Driving time to Victoria Airport: 30 minutes



Neighbourhoods


Central Saanich
Colwood
Esquimalt
Highlands
Langford


Malahat & Area
Metchosin
North Saanich
Oak Bay
Saanich East


Saanich West
Sidney
Sooke
Victoria
Victoria West


New
1905 Lee Ave, Victoria, BC, V8R 4W9 Photo 1
$550,000

Victoria, BC V8R 4W9

2 BEDS
1 BATHS
1192 SF
New
810 Humboldt A701 (Jul) St, Victoria, BC, V8S 2A5 Photo 1
1 BEDS
1 BATHS
840 SF
New
788 Humboldt 1202 St, Victoria, BC, V8W 4A2 Photo 1
2 BEDS
2 BATHS
1028 SF
New
1340 Bay St, Victoria, BC, V8R 2A5 Photo 1
$428,888

Victoria, BC V8R 2A5

3 BEDS
1 BATHS
2011 SF
New
911 Yates 144 St, Victoria, BC, V8X 4X3 Photo 1
$75,000

Victoria, BC V8X 4X3

- BEDS
- BATHS
1027 SF
New
870 Somenos St, Victoria, BC, V8S 4A6 Photo 1
$729,000

Victoria, BC V8S 4A6

2 BEDS
1 BATHS
1190 SF
New
1510 Hillside 301 Ave, Victoria, BC, V8T 2C2 Photo 1
3 BEDS
3 BATHS
1362 SF
New
707 Courtney 307 St, Victoria, BC, V8W 0A9 Photo 1
1 BEDS
2 BATHS
899 SF
New
1256 Acton St, Victoria, BC, V8T 1Y2 Photo 1
$599,900

Victoria, BC V8T 1Y2

4 BEDS
2 BATHS
1900 SF
New
306 Dallas Rd, Victoria, BC, V8V 1A7 Photo 1
$1,295,000

Victoria, BC V8V 1A7

3 BEDS
3 BATHS
1995 SF




The easiest way to get to Victoria from Vancouver by car is by BC Ferries. Victoria is also home to Victoria International Airport (YYJ) with flights connecting various cities across Canada, the Pacific North West and sun destinations internationally. You can also reach Victoria from Downtown Vancouver by sea plane through Harbour Air and by helicopter with Helijet. The Victoria region has an exceptional public transit system (BC Transit) that will take you around the area and out to the ferry terminals. Victoria is the jumping off point for exploring Vancouver Island by car or motorhome, and also offers ferry service to Seattle, in Washington State.



The Greater Victoria School District (SD No. 61) operates 51 schools. There are also several independent private schools in the area, and some universities.

Click here to see a complete list of Victoria public schools.

Public Elementary Schools:

Campus View Elementary School
Torquay Elementary School
Eagle View Elementary School

Public High Schools:

Oak Bay High School
Mount Douglas Secondary School
Reynolds Secondary School


Private K-12 Schools:

St. Margaret’s School (All Girls)
Glenlynon Norfolk School

Private Elementary Schools:

Selkirk Montessori School, Christ Church Cathedral School

Private High Schools:

St Michaels University School
St Andrew’s Regional High School




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