White Rock, British Columbia facts for kids

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City of White Rock
The pier in White Rock
The pier in White Rock
Country Canada
Province British Columbia
Regional District Metro Vancouver
Founded April 15, 1957
 • Total 5.13 km2 (1.98 sq mi)
Elevation 80 m (260 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 19,339
 • Density 3,773.5/km2 (9,773/sq mi)
Time zone Pacific Time Zone (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)
Postal code span V4B
Area code(s) 604, 778
Website City of White Rock Website

White Rock is a city in the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is in Metro Vancouver regional district. In 2011, 19,339 people lived in White Rock.

The mayor of White Rock is Wayne Baldwin. It is known for its pier and the large, white boulder which the city is named after.

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