Household Income

From 2010 to 2014, the growth rate of median family employment income was higher than both Vancouver and Victoria, and is comparable to other same size cities in the province. As well, from 2011 to 2013, the average income per taxfiler has increased at a higher rate than that of BC. When compared to similar urban centres, the ratio of median income to the cost of housing allows for a more plentiful lifestyle.