Silverton, British Columbia

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Silverton
The Corporation of the Village of Silverton[1]
Silverton, British Columbia is located in British Columbia
Silverton, British Columbia
Location of Silverton in British Columbia
Coordinates: 49°57′3″N 117°21′29″W / 49.95083°N 117.35806°W / 49.95083; -117.35806Coordinates: 49°57′3″N 117°21′29″W / 49.95083°N 117.35806°W / 49.95083; -117.35806
Country Canada
Province British Columbia
RegionSlocan Valley
Regional districtCentral Kootenay
Incorporated1930
Government
 • Governing bodySilverton Village Council
Area
 • Total0.35 km2 (0.14 sq mi)
Elevation
550 m (1,800 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total195
 • Density550.5/km2 (1,426/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
Highways6
WaterwaysSlocan Lake
WebsiteOfficial website

Silverton is a village in the Slocan Valley area of the West Kootenay region of southeastern British Columbia, Canada. It is located on the eastern shore of Slocan Lake south of New Denver. It was once British Columbia's smallest municipality in both population and area.

Silverton's welcome sign

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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.