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Atlas of Vancouver

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JohoMaps! 2006

 

Vancouver Atlas

  Date:   May 2006
Map format:   jpeg
   
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer Specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand
       
Metro Map Vancouver

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

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Metro Map of Vancouver
(Links to Google)

  Date:   Sep 2006 (5th Ed)
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   937 x 679 pixels (528 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Note   Click on stations to view map of the vicinity area.
       
Vancouver City Map

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Vancouver City Map

  Date:   2005 - 06
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   1662 x 1266 pixels (1.72 MB)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand and Adobe Illustrator
       
Downtown Map of Vancouver

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Downtown Map

  Date:   May  2006
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   628 x 801 pixels (596 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand and Adobe Illustrator
       
Map of Vancouver Neighbourhoods

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Map of Vancouver Neighbourhoods

  Date:   May  2006
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   1014 x 765 pixels (686 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand
       
Map of Gastown and Chinatown, Vancouver

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Gastown / Chinatown Map

  Date:   May 2006
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   628 x 801 pixels (596 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
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Computer specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand and Adobe Illustrator
       
Map of Richmond, BC

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Richmond Centre Map

  Date:   May 2006
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   664 x 791 pixels (566 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer specifics:   Prepared using Adobe Illustrator
       
City Map of Vancouver / Plan de Vancouver

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JohoMaps! 2005

 

Greater Vancouver Road Map
  Date:   March 2005
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   1851 x 1368 pixels (2.12 mb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps
Conditions of using this map:   Unlimited educational use, free download.  Free web posting with web link to www.johomaps.net
Computer Specifics:   Prepared using Macromedia Freehand
       

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Vancouver is a Canadian city in the province of British Columbia. It is the largest metropolitan centre in western Canada and the third largest in the country.  Vancouver is internationally renowned for preserving its natural beauty within the metropolis. Vancouver is home to one of North America's largest urban parks, Stanley Park. 

The city's population is 545,671 and that of the metropolitan area is 2,186,965 (2001 census). Vancouver is one of the cities of the Greater Vancouver Regional District (GVRD) and of the larger geographic region commonly known as the Lower Mainland of BC. The mayor is Sam Sullivan. The Port of Vancouver is significant on a world scale, and Vancouver is also the third largest film production centre for US-based productions in North America after Hollywood and New York. Vancouver will be the host city for the 2010 Winter Olympics, the 2006 United Nations World Urban Forum and the 2007 Memorial Cup. Vancouver will also host some games for the 2007 FIFA U20 World Cup.

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Interactive Maps (with Rating by Johomaps *) - External Links

VanMap by the City of Vancouver General Rating:
  • Click on the button on the top left hand corner to start
  • Acurate and the most updated information about the City of Vancouver.  No info on suburbs.  Very detailed satellite image layer.  No convoluted loops of installation processes.
  • User-friendliness: 4/5
  • Printer-friendliness: 5/5
  • Special Features: Zoning information, very high resolution orthophoto from 1999 and 2002 for comparison, copy button for copy and pasting into Windows Application
  • Lack of legend, unexplained themes such as "DCL Area".  Not designed for travelers and transit users, but very good for educational and research purposes.
Required Program Autodestk Mapguide Viewer Active X Control (Automated installation)

Orthophoto

(Date: 2002)
Road Names and Highway Numbers (no hwy numbers)
Additional Info Sewer, Non-market housing

 

Google Maps General Rating:
  • High Definition satellite photo
  • User-friendliness: 4/5
  • Printer-friendliness: 4/5
  • Special Features: Hybrid Maps, i.e., highway info projected on satellite images.  Images are scaled and projections are very accurate
  • Good zoom in and zoom out function
  • Detailed info only appears at appropriate levels to avoid cluttering the map.
Required Program N/A
Orthophoto
Road Names and Highway Numbers

 

McElhanney Map of Greater Vancouver General Rating:
  • Accurate and the most updated information about the all of Greater Vancouver.  No need to install new auxiliary programs.
  • User-friendliness: 4/5
  • Printer-friendliness: 1/5
  • Special Features: 
  • Marquee zoom tool with good locator map 
  • Orthophoto always present
Required Program None
Orthophoto (Date: 1999)
Road Names and Highway Numbers (no hwy numbers)
Additional Info N/A

 

GIS Interactive Map of Richmond, BC General Rating:
  • Accurate and the most updated information about the City of Richmond (only).  Richmond is just south of Vancouver, separated by the Fraser River North Arm
  • User-friendliness: 4.6/5
  • Printer-friendliness: 5/5
  • Special Features: Good marquee zoom in and out function, very high resolution orthophoto from 1999 and 2002 for comparison, copy button for copy and pasting into Windows Application
  • Change functions on the top panel, then perform the function with your cursor on main map or position map (functions: pan, zoom in and out, etc)
  • Errors are reported when function performed by user is not applicable, good legend and instructions
  • Scale bar and north arrow available at all levels of zoom.
Required Program None
Orthophoto  
Road Names and Highway Numbers (no hwy numbers)
Additional Info Click on an individual land slot for info on the property ("property info"), such as tax on the land and land value

Reference Maps  - External Links


Maps of Greater Vancouver
Nine theme maps showing statistical information from Census 2001.  Themes include ethnicity, dwelling type, population, etc.

 

Eye on BC map of Vancouver
Oblique view of the City of Vancouver with the North Shore Mountains in the background, click to downtown to view a 3-D rendition of all buildings in city centre.

 

Map and info on Vancouver's Skytrain System (Urban Rail. net)
Maps and the most updated info on the Skytrain system of Vancouver.

 

* Ratings are based solely on opinions of our map reviewers.  Financial support and benefits to the web site have no influence on the ratings.