Coquitlam Advantages

Living & Working in Coquitlam

There are many reasons to base your business - and your home - in Coquitlam. Here are some of them.

Coquitlam is a vibrant urban centre surrounded by nature. The city is centrally located in the Metro Vancouver region, with easy access by road or rail.

Add to this our multicultural population and robust business community, and it’s no wonder Coquitlam is one of the fastest-growing cities in British Columbia.

  1. Arts & Culture
  2. Civic Facilities & Amenities
  3. Diversity
  4. Education
  5. Lifestyle
  6. Location & Transportation
  7. Shopping
  8. Telecommunications

Coquitlam is a cultural hub, home to art galleries, museums and theatres:

  • Step back in time at Mackin House. Built in 1909, the house is now a museum that offers visitors a glimpse of life in the early days of Maillardville.
  • While you’re in Maillardville, pay a visit to Place des Arts. This community arts centre and music school offers a variety of programs and events.
  • And don’t miss the art gallery or a live event at the Evergreen Cultural Centre - the artistic heart of the city. Learn more at the Visit Coquitlam website.