Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Halifax
Halifax Regional Municipality
Clockwise frae top: Dountoun Halifax an Halifax Transit ferry, Musquodoboit Harbour, Central Library, Sullivan's Pond, Peggy's Cove, Macdonald Brig
Banner o Halifax
Banner
Coat of airms o Halifax
Coat airms
Official logo of Halifax
Eik-name(s): 
"Hali", "The Fax"
Motto(s): 
"E Mari Merces"  (Laitin)
"Frae the Sea, Wealth"
Location o Halifax in Nova Scotia
Location o Halifax in Nova Scotia
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Coordinates: 44°38′52″N 63°34′17″W / 44.64778°N 63.57139°W / 44.64778; -63.57139Coordinates: 44°38′52″N 63°34′17″W / 44.64778°N 63.57139°W / 44.64778; -63.57139
KintraCanadae
ProvinceNova Scotia
Regional MunicipalityAprile 1, 1996
Ceety1842
Toun1749
Govrenment
 • TeepRegional Municipality
 • MayorMike Savage
 • Governing bodyHalifax Regional Cooncil
 • MPs
 • MLAs
Area
 • Laund5490.18 km2 (2,119.77 sq mi)
 • Urban
262.65 km2 (101.41 sq mi)
 • Landwart
5528.25 km2 (2,134.47 sq mi)
Highest elevation
241.9 m (793.6 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Regional Municipality414,400 (14t)[1][2]
 • Density71.1/km2 (184/sq mi)
 • Urban
297,943
 • Urban density1077.2/km2 (2,790/sq mi)
 • Metro
408,702 (13t)
 • Change 2006-2011
Increase4.7%
 • Census Rankin
13 of 5008
Demonym(s)Haligonian
Time zoneUTC−4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (ADT)
Postal code span
B0J ,B3A tae B4G
Area code(s)902,782
Dwellings166,675
Median Income*$54,129 CAD
Tot Coastline400 km (250 mi)
NTS Map011D13
GNBC CodeCBUCG
Websitewww.halifax.ca
  • Median hoosehauld income, 2005 (aw hoosehaulds)

Halifax, legally kent as the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), is the caipital o the province o Nova Scotia, Canadae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population of census metropolitan areas". Statcan.gc.ca. 11 Februar 2015. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2015.
  2. "Census Profile". 2.statcan.gc.ca. Retrieved 24 Januar 2014.
  3. "2006 Statistics Canada Community Profile: Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia". 2.statcan.ca. 7 December 2010. Retrieved 8 Apryle 2011.