Abbotsford

About Abbotsford

Abbotsford is a city located in British Columbia, adjacent to the Canada–United States border, Greater Vancouver and the Fraser River. With an estimated population of 141,397 people (2016 Census) it is the largest municipality in the province outside Metro Vancouver. Abbotsford-Mission has the third highest proportion of visible minorities among census metropolitan areas in Canada, after the Greater Toronto Area and the Greater Vancouver CMA. It is home to Tradex, the University of the Fraser Valley, and Abbotsford International Airport.

As of the 2016 census, it is the largest municipality of the Fraser Valley Regional District and the fifth-largest municipality of British Columbia. The Abbotsford–Mission metropolitan area of around 180,518 inhabitants as of the 2016 census is the 23rd largest census metropolitan area in Canada. It has also been named by Statistics Canada as Canada's most generous city in terms of charitable donations for nine straight years (Source: Abbortsford New - April 19, 2012).

The community of 375.55 square kilometres (145.00 sq mi) is the largest city by area in British Columbia. The municipality's southern boundary is Sumas, Washington. In Canada, it is bordered by the Township of Langley to the west, the District of Mission to the north, and the City of Chilliwack to the east. Much of Abbotsford has views of Mount Baker (to the southeast, in Washington) and the Coast Mountains (to the north).

Languages:
According to the 2011 Census, 65.74% of Abbotsford's population have English as mother tongue; Punjabi is the mother tongue of 18.71% of the population, followed by German (4.32%), Dutch (1.12%), Korean (1.00%), French (0.83%), Spanish (0.74%), Vietnamese (0.47%), Chinese, n.o.s. (0.45%), and Tagalog (0.44%).

Economy:
Some 62% of residents in Abbotsford work in the City of Abbotsford itself. Most of the remaining 38% commute to Mission, Chilliwack or Vancouver and its suburbs (primarily Surrey and Langley). More than 25% of Abbotsford's work force commutes to Abbotsford from other municipalities.

The Conference Board of Canada has identified the local economy as one of the most diverse in the country. Abbotsford's main industries are agriculture, transportation, manufacturing and retail. The city earns the highest dollar per acre of agricultural land in the country, greater than the Niagara Region and the North Okanagan.

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre and community health services make Fraser Health the city's largest employer with about 2,500 staff. The city is also home to three federal prisons, each of which employs between 200 and 500 officers and support staff. There is also a growing aerospace industry led by Cascade Aerospace and Conair Group Inc.

Events and Entertainment:
The Abbotsford Centre - your premier entertainment destination in the Fraser Valley. Ranked as Canada's #1 venue for its size, the Abbotsford Centre is an 8,500 seat sports and entertainment venue, located in Abbotsford, British Columbia - the hub of the Fraser Valley!
Website: https://www.abbotsfordcentre.ca/

Radio:
Country 107.1, part of Rogers Digital Media, serves the Fraser Valley with "Today's Best Country".

Print:
The Abbotsford News
The Punjabi Patrika

Online:
Abbotsford Today

Official City of Abbortsford website: https://www.abbotsford.ca/

Real Estate Statistics
Total Listings 867
Average Price $832,314
Highest Price $8,990,000
Lowest Price $79,000

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Browse Abbotsford Real Estate Listings

876 Properties Found. Page 1 of 73.
Photo of Listing #R2388164

36 Taggart Road, Abbotsford

$8,990,000 - 153 Acres

MLS® # R2388164

Nu Stream Realty Inc.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2397190

5291 Mt Lehman Road, Abbotsford

$7,700,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,800 Sf

MLS® # R2397190

RE/MAX Little Oak Realty (Abbotsford)Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2423983

7765 Lefeuvre Road, Abbotsford

$7,500,000 - 156 Acres

MLS® # R2423983

RE/MAX Nyda Realty Inc.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2369366

28291 Avenue, Abbotsford

$5,500,000 - 3 Beds, 1 Baths, 960 Sf

MLS® # R2369366

Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Abbotsford)Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2371246

4081 Dixon Road, Abbotsford

$5,100,000 - 1 Baths, 1,200 Sf

MLS® # R2371246

Lighthouse Realty Ltd.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2332325

32288 King Road, Abbotsford

$4,888,000 - 7 Beds, 12 Baths, 14,906 Sf

MLS® # R2332325

RE/MAX Aldercenter RealtyReal Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2420305

450 Laxton Street, Abbotsford

$4,500,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,738 Sf

MLS® # R2420305

Engel & Volkers VancouverReal Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2327969

30120 Fraser Highway, Abbotsford

$3,999,000 - 3 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,500 Sf

MLS® # R2327969

Century 21 Coastal Realty Ltd.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2362132

29554 Fraser Highway, Abbotsford

$3,988,888 - 7 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,000 Sf

MLS® # R2362132

Planet Group Realty Inc.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2408999

141 Mccallum Road, Abbotsford

$3,900,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,100 Sf

MLS® # R2408999

Homelife Glenayre Realty Company Ltd.Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2411084

34240 Page Road, Abbotsford

$3,888,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,948 Sf

MLS® # R2411084

Evergreen West RealtyReal Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo
Photo of Listing #R2412392

30189 Old Yale Road, Abbotsford

$3,699,500 - 4 Beds, 1 Baths, 2,364 Sf

MLS® # R2412392

Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Abbotsford)Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Logo

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Listing information last updated on December 10th, 2019 at 2:15pm PST.