Abbotsford, British Columbia

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City of Abbotsford
Downtown Abbotsford and Central Business District
Downtown Abbotsford and Central Business District
Coat of arms of Abbotsford
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): "Abby", City in the Country, Raspberry Capital of Canada
Motto(s): "Unus Cum Viribus Duorum"  (Latin)
"One with the strength of two"
Abbotsford is located in British Columbia
Location of Abbotsford in British Columbia
Coordinates: 49°3′N 122°19′W / 49.050°N 122.317°W / 49.050; -122.317Coordinates: 49°3′N 122°19′W / 49.050°N 122.317°W / 49.050; -122.317
Country Canada
Province British Columbia
Region Fraser Valley, Lower Mainland
Regional district Fraser Valley
Established 1892
Incorporated 1945
 • Mayor Henry Braun[1]
 • MPs Ed Fast (Conservative)
Jati Sidhu (Liberal)
 • MLA
 • City 375.55 km2 (145.00 sq mi)
Elevation 38 m (124 ft)
Population (2016)[2][3]
 • City 141,397
 • Density 376.5/km2 (975/sq mi)
 • Metro 180,518
Demonym(s) Abbotsfordian
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Forward sortation area V2S - V2T, V3G, V4X
Area code(s) 604, 778
BC 1
BC 11

Abbotsford, British Columbia is a city in British Columbia. The mayor of Abbotsford is Henry Braun. The population is 133,497 from the 2011 census.[4] The Calgary Flames AHL farm team is based in Abbotsford. It is called the Abbotsford Heat.[5]

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Official city website