Ucluelet

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Ucluelet
District municipality
Surfers on the beach of Ucluelet
Surfers on the beach of Ucluelet
Nickname(s): 
Ukee
Where Ucluelet is found in British Columbia
Where Ucluelet is found in British Columbia
CountryCanada
ProvinceBritish Columbia
RegionVancouver Island
Regional districtAlberni-Clayoquot Regional District
Incorporated1952
Government
 • MayorBill Irving
 • Governing bodyUcluelet Council
Area
 • Total6.81 km2 (2.63 sq mi)
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total1,627
 • Density238.9/km2 (619/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
Postal code span
V0R 3A0
Area code(s)250
WebsiteDistrict of Ucluelet Website

Ucluelet is a district municipality in the Canadian province of British Columbia. Ucluelet is found on the Ucluelet Peninsula on the west coast of Vancouver Island. The name Ucluelet means "people of the safe harbour" in the native Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) language. The population of Ucluelet was 1,627 in 2011.[1] The mayor of Ucluelet is Bill Irving.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2011 Census Total Population Results: Municipalities by Regional District". BCStats. Retrieved 2014-7-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Council". Ucluelet. Retrieved 2014-6-7. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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