About City of Richmond

The City of Richmond is located on Canada’s Pacific Coast in the province of British Columbia and lies where the Fraser River meets the Pacific Ocean. With a population of 190,500 people reported in the 2011 Census and more than 50% of them are Chinese immigrants coming from Hongkong, Taiwan and mainland China.

Vancouver International airport is situated in the Richmond, from there you can take Sky-train Canada line directly to the downtown Vancouver in 25 minutes and 15 minutes to the Richmond center.

Most of the shops, restaurants ,banks and even the Richmond city hall provide Chinese service, so there is no language barrier for new Chinese immigrants.