Community - An unincorporated populated place, generally with a population of 50 or more, and having a recognized central area that might contain a post office, store and/or community hall, etc, intended for the use of the general public in the region.
Little River (settlement) adopted 2 November 1950 on 92F. Form of name changed to Little River (landing) 31 October 1980 on 92F/10. Form of name changed to Little River (community) 31 May 1983 on 92F/10.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office