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Population of the Thompson-Nicola Region



Kamloops, City of 85,678  
Merritt, City of 7,113 Services support population of 18,000+
Clearwater, District of 2,331  
Chase, Village of 2,495  
Logan Lake, District of 2,073  
Ashcroft, Village of 1,628  
Barriere, District of 1,773  
Cache Creek, Village of 1,040  
Sun Peaks Resort 371 In winter population is at highest and in summer is 600.
Clinton, Village of 636  
Lytton, Village of 228 Plus 5 Indian Bands in area.


These communities do not have defined boundaries like municipalities. Therefore, population is a rough estimate and inclusion in this list means there is a 'hub' that may include a combination of shops, gas station, convenience store, and diner, and/or a cluster of homes.

Savona, Tranquille Valley, Lac La Jeune

1560 Electoral Area J (Copper Desert Country)
Blue River, Avola 283 Electoral Area B (Thompson Headwaters)
Little Fort 1335 Electoral Area O (Lower North Thompson)
Vavenby, Wells Gray Provincial Park 1536 Electoral Area A (Wells Gray Country)

70 Mile House, Bonaparte Plateau, Big Bar 

1074 Electoral Area E (Bonaparte Plateau)

Westwold, Pritchard, Monte Creek 

3049 Electoral Area L
Walhachin, Spences Bridge, Kanaka Bar 1256 Electoral Area I (Blue Sky Country)
Douglas Lake, Quilchena, Lower Nicola 1823 Electoral Area M
Brookmere, Kingsvale 749 Electoral Area N
Heffley Creek, McLure, Whitecroft 3620

Electoral Area P (Rivers and the Peaks)

(Heffley Creek government by City of Kamloops)


Population estimates from Census Canada and other resources 2006 - 2010.

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