District of Barriere

The District of BarriereĀ 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.

Population: 1,765*
Land Area: 10.73 km2*
Private Dwellings: 848*
Dwelling Occupied by Usual Residents: 760*
Main Transportation Route: Yellowhead Highway (Highway 5)
*= 2021 Census data

TNRD Representative

Ward Stamer

Mayor, District of Barriere
Tel.: 250-851-6165
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