World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Silverton, British Columbia

Article Id: WHEBN0004949033
Reproduction Date:

Title: Silverton, British Columbia  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Randolph Harding, Slocan Lake, Regional District of Central Kootenay, List of villages in British Columbia, List of municipalities in British Columbia
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Silverton, British Columbia

The Corporation of the Village of Silverton[1]
Silverton, British Columbia is located in British Columbia
Location of Silverton in British Columbia
Country  Canada
Province  British Columbia
Region Slocan
Regional district Central Kootenay
Incorporated 1930
 • Governing body Silverton Village Council
 • Total 0.35 km2 (0.14 sq mi)
Elevation 550 m (1,800 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 195
 • Density 550.5/km2 (1,426/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
Highways 6
Waterways Slocan Lake

Silverton is a village in the Slocan Valley area of the West Kootenay region of southeastern British Columbia, Canada. It is located on the eastern shore of Slocan Lake south of New Denver. It was once British Columbia's smallest municipality in both population and area.


  1. ^ "British Columbia Regional Districts, Municipalities, Corporate Name, Date of Incorporation and Postal Address" ( 

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.