Comparing housing prices

Compare Housing Prices

Chetwynd, BC Chetwynd, BC In 5 years, you'd save
Average Home Value $214,567.00 $214,567.00 $0.00
Average Monthly Shelter Costs (Rent) $853.00 $853.00 $0.00
Average Monthly Shelter Costs (Own) $991.00 $991.00 $0.00
Median Commute (min) 10.00 10.00 0 hrs

Our Communities

Canfor communities are among the most liveable in North America. Diverse and exciting recreational opportunities, clean and healthy natural environments, affordable housing and reasonable costs of living make our communities great places to live.

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Chetwynd, BC

This charming community carved out of the lush natural environment of the surrounding Peace River Country invites a laid-back pace, but offers much to see and do.



This sunny city in southeastern BC receives over 2,200 hours of sunlight annually. Its residents rejoice in each and every minute of it, taking full advantage of British Columbia’s bountiful beauty and immaculate environment.



Only 20 minutes away from a wealth of winter sports at the world-class Fernie Alpine Resort, and 20 minutes from the US border, Elko is a community surrounded by the great outdoors, perfect for exploration, adventure and recreation.


Canfor operates manufacturing facilities in the Canadian provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, as well as in the Southern US states of North and South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas.

Fort St. John

Fort St. John’s slogan, “The Energetic City”, is fitting given its youthful population and the wealth of exciting economic opportunities rooted in natural resources. Additionally, a quick look at the community calendar of events reveals a surplus of social activities that rivals much larger communities.


Houston, BC

This picture-perfect community in the Bulkley Valley is an angler’s paradise located in the northern interior of BC, between Prince George and Prince Rupert.


Mackenzie, BC

A rustic retreat in the Rocky Mountain Trench, Mackenzie is Beautiful BC at its finest, and the gateway to endless outdoor adventure.


Prince George, BC

BC’s Northern Capital is a great place to work and play. The bustling heart of BC”s northern economy has all the offerings of a major centre, with nature right on your doorstep. With over 1,600 waterways and lakes of all sizes within an hour of the city, PG is perfect for watersports enthusiasts. 


Canfor employees work where they live. They are able to spend time with their friends and family, creating a healthy, thriving community.

Radium Hot Springs, BC

A renowned resort town in Beautiful BC, Radium Hot Springs is a sought-after retreat for anyone wishing to leave behind the racket and grind of city living in favor of "R & R" and raw natural beauty. Live every day as if you’ve gone away.


Vancouver, BC

With all the makings of a big and busy metropolis, this clean, green city-by-the-sea balances both natural beauty and a robust economy. A rare and unique place, it is home to the second largest port in North America, as well as some of the world’s most stunning natural landscapes and outdoor attractions.



Vanderhoof—a small town that delivers big charm, big skies and big outdoor fun. Warm hospitality and easy access to outdoor recreation make this humble community worth boasting about. Just to the south, Big River Country is a 22,500 square km swath of unspoiled wilderness. It is a hotspot for big game hunting, backcountry adventure and freshwater fishing.


Vavenby, BC

Vavenby—a community that truly embodies the essence of “Beautiful BC”.


We aim to be strong members of the communities in which we operate, supporting local initiatives and programs that align with our sponsorship goals and guidelines.

Grande Prairie

Grow with Grande Prairie. A city brimming with youthful energy and exciting growth potential, it’s no wonder that it’s one of Canada’s fastest growing cities. This northern Alberta outpost offers abundant opportunities for investment, entrepreneurship or employment, as well as affordable housing and a booming economy.


Fulton, AL

Fulton is a small town in Clarke County offering affordable living with southern charm and hospitality.


Jackson, AL

This friendly and family-oriented community is warm and inviting staying true to its core values and its deeply-rooted traditions of southern hospitality.


Mobile, AL

Mobile is a prospering port city full of history, tradition, charm and character. This vibrant community on the Gulf Coast has a unique and diverse culture all its own.


Working with us means that you can build the kind of lifestyle as a Canfor employee that is increasingly out of reach in many parts of North America.


Alamance County was founded by a small population of pioneering peoples and support from a handful of hardworking community leaders. Today the community retains a distinctly easy-going and approachable air. It is a culture carried forward by 150,000 plus residents who are all proud to call the “Carolina Corridor” home.



Mint Juleps anyone? Camden’s laid-back culture and equestrian-centric social scene is a throwback to its early days as a winter vacation destination for the east coast elite.


Darlington, SC

A small town big on education, Darlington ranks among the state’s best in nearly every educational category and has South Carolina’s highest graduation rate (2013).


Myrtle Beach

This warm weather getaway on the southern Atlantic coast is ideal for anyone in need of a break. Whether it’s spring break, winter break or just a break, Myrtle Beach has universal appeal. The 215 days of annual sunshine attract millions to its world-class beaches.