Westwood Plateau in Coquitlam was one of the fastest growing communities in the early 90’s in the Greater Vancouver. Since then, it has grown to one of the prime communities to live in in all of Coquitlam. Westwood Plateau is a community of varied cultures, main ethnic groups who live in the “Plateau’ are Chinese, English, Canadian, Scottish and Korean*. Westwood Plateau serves its community with a number of businesses for dining out, groceries, coffee shops, hair stylists, etc.
The average household income in Westwood Plateau is $80,118 well above the average household income of Coquitlam ($64,607). The majority of homes in Westwood Plateau are owner occupied. Westwood Plateau offers a large number of single detached houses and duplexes, while townhouses are represented with a strong number as well in the Plateau. As of the 2001 Census, population of Westwood Plateau is 14,685 with the average number of persons in a household at 3.3.
One of the features that drive families to this community is the abundance of parks and education. Parks such as Bramble Park offers basketball courts, playgrounds, roller hockey and tennis courts. Bramble Park uniquely offers a dog park where leashes are not required. Upper Coquitlam River Park offers a peaceful trail leading you to pockets great for fishing or just taking it easy with nice stroll. Westwood Plateau offers all levels of schooling including French Immersion taught at Panorama Heights Elementary. ESL is offered at all schools from Elementary to Secondary. Westwood Plateau falls under School District 43.
Other services in Westwood Plateau include animal shelters, hospitals, public transportation, Cultural centers and libraries.
For more information on housing and communities in Westwood Plateau, Call the Josh Bath Team at 604-468-0010.
* http://www.coquitlam.ca/Business/Why+Choose+Coquitlam Note: data was analyzed independently by the 10 most frequently reported responses.