District of Barriere
The District of Barriere was incorporated in 2007. The community is nestled in the North Thompson Valley between the North Thompson and Barriere Rivers. Forestry is a main economic driver locally, along with agriculture and tourism.
Land Area: 10.73 km2*
Private Dwellings: 848*
Dwelling Occupied by Usual Residents: 760*
Main Transportation Route: Yellowhead Highway (Highway 5)
*= 2021 Census data