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Vernon is the commercial hub of the North Okanagan, found nestled in the grassland hills and surrounded by three lakes.
Vernon has a well-deserved reputation for its recreational opportunities, including ready access to Okanagan, Kalamalka, and Swan Lakes. The area is also home to three of BC's best-known resort developments; Predator Ridge, Silver Star, and Sparkling Hill.
As one of the fastest-growing communities in BC, Vernon is seeing strong employment growth in our professional services sector, the traditional resource sectors of forestry and agriculture, as well as the tourism, technology, manufacturing, and service sectors.
Vernon offers excellent transportation linkages be it road, rail for industrial users, or passenger air service. The Kelowna International Airport is located 25 minutes from downtown Vernon and moves over 2 million passengers a year. The airport offers many direct flights to destinations such as Seattle, Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, and Victoria.
Vernon is located in the Okanagan in the southern region of British Columbia's interior.
The city was named after a former Member of the Legislative Assembly, Forbes George Vernon. He helped found the famous Coldstream Ranch in nearby Coldstream.
Vernon was incorporated on December 30, 1892. Today, it is the largest city in North Okanagan.
A resident of Vernon is called a "Vernonite".
The population of the city of Vernon is estimated to be 43,315 (2019).
The population of Greater Vernon is estimated to be 66,118 (2019).