|District of Lantzville|
|Regional District of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island|
|• Mayor||Colin Haime|
|• Governing body||District of Lantzville Council|
|• MP||Sheila Malcolmson|
|• MLA||Michelle Stilwell|
|• Total||27.87 km2 (10.76 sq mi)|
|Elevation||20 m (70 ft)|
|• Density||131.4/km2 (340/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC-8)|
|Postal code span||V0R 2H0|
|Website||District of Lantzville|
The District of Lantzville was incorporated on June 25, 2003. It covers an area of 27.87 square kilometres and has a population of 3,807. The district is almost completely residential, with some commercial buildings on Lantzville Road (formerly part of the Island Highway).
Lantzville was originally a mining town and is named after its American founder, Fraser Harry Lantz. To remember its history Lantzville annually celebrates Minetown Day (A community fair). According to Lantzville: The First Hundred Years, the first European settler in the area was an English Coal Miner named Emanuel Wiles, also known as Robert Emanuel or Bob. Lantzville is a tourist destination with a number of well located Bed and breakfast operations.
- "British Columbia Regional Districts, Municipalities, Corporate Name, Date of Incorporation and Postal Address" (XLS). British Columbia Ministry of Communities, Sport and Cultural Development. Retrieved November 2, 2014.