Downtown Economic Impact

Downtown Farmers Market

Downtown Farmers Market is located at West Georgia and Hornby Street in the centre of Downtown Vancouver. This central market is directly adjacent to a busy bike path and is close to many transit lines, with Skytrain and Canada Line stops nearby.

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2023 Economic Impact Study Highlights for the Downtown Farmers Market

  • Annual economic impact2 on the local economy: $1.86 million
  • Annual direct sales: $1.24 million
  • Average shopper spending per market visit: $24.14
  • Over 68,600 visits and 51,400 shoppers annually
  • 29% of study participants self-identified as tourists or day-trippers
  • 25% of the survey respondents visit the farmers market either regularly (almost weekly) or frequently (2-3 times per month)
  • Shopper spending at other local neighbouring businesses: $2.04 million
  • 82% of study participants said that they would spend $48.48 each shopping or eating at other local neighbouring businesses