Greater Vancouver Neighbourhoods: Victoria-Fraserview (City of Vancouver's East Side)
This neighbourhood, south of East 41st Street between Knight St and Elliott, is mostly single family homes except close to Victoria Drive where there are more apartments. The area within a -kilometre of Victoria & East 41st Avenue has the highest concentration of Chinese families in Greater Vancouver, making this area Chinatown South with non-stop Chinese stores & restaurants along the streets. The south end of the community, south of South East Marine Drive
This community is a mix of houses, houses divided into rental units, and walk-up apartments. There are pockets of low-rise condos and townhouses throughout, especially south of Marin e Drive along the Fraser
Shopping in the area in along the south end of Main Street has a East Indian focus while along Victoria Drive is very Chinese. The carea's closest mall is Champlain Square (Kerr & East 54th)
The community has a umber of small and mid-sized parks scattered around. The Fraserview golf courses is adjacent.
This neighbourhood is mature, with 7 elementary schools, 2 public libraries, and a secondary school. The neighbourhood is close to Vancouver Community College (West 49th & Ontario)
East Side of Vancouver Community Map