LIVING NEAR BCIT
The city of Burnaby is located east of Vancouver in the lower mainland of British Columbia and only 30 km from the US border (Blaine, WA). It has a population of 223,200 people and growing. Burnaby has a very diverse community, with a large number of residents born outside of Canada. Burnaby is also located in the economic hub of western Canada. Alongside Vancouver, the city is home to many major Canadian employers and top Canadian Universities and Colleges. Major sports fields, golf courses, bicycle and nature trails, urban plazas and botanical gardens are also an integral part of Burnaby's landscape.