Regional District of Central Kootenay

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Central Kootenay Regional District

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is a regional district in the province of British Columbia, Canada. As of the 2016 census, the population was 59,517. The area is 22,130.72 square kilometres. The administrative centre is located in the city of Nelson. Other municipalities include the City of Castlegar, the Town of Creston, the Village of Salmo, the Village of Nakusp, the Village of Kaslo, the Village of New Denver, the Village of Silverton, the Village of Ymir and the Village of Slocan (known locally as Slocan City to distinguish it from the appellation "the Slocan" for the entire Slocan Valley).

Municipalities[edit]

Municipality Government Type Population 2011 Population 2016 Change
Nelson city 10,230 10,572 +3.34%
Castlegar city 7,816 8,039 +2.85%
Creston town 5,306 5,351 +0.85%
Nakusp village 1,569 1,605 +2.29%
Salmo village 1,139 1,141 +0.18%
Kaslo village 1,031 968 -6.11%
Wynndel (Parts A+B) village 542 597 +10.15%
New Denver village 504 473 -6.15%
Slocan village 296 272 -8.11%
Ymir village 245 231 -5.71%
Silverton village 195 195 ±0.00%
Erickson village unknown unknown N/A
Lister village unknown unknown N/A

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Coordinates: 49°55′00″N 117°30′00″W / 49.91667°N 117.50000°W / 49.91667; -117.50000