Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Halifax
Regional Municipality
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
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Coat o airms o Halifax
Coat o airms
Offeecial logo o Halifax
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Nickname(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
Halifax is locatit in Canada
Halifax
Halifax
Location o Halifax in Canadae
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
Kintra Canadae
Province Nova Scotia
Regional Municipality Aprile 1, 1996
Ceety 1842
Toun 1749
Govrenment
 • Teep Regional Municipality
 • Mayor Mike Savage
 • Governing body Halifax Regional Cooncil
 • MPs
 • MLAs
Aurie[3]
 • Laund 5,490.18 km2 (2,119.77 sq mi)
 • Urban 262.65 km2 (101.41 sq mi)
 • Rural 5,528.25 km2 (2,134.47 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 241.9 m (793.6 ft)
Lawest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Regional Municipality 414,400 (14t)[1][2]
 • Density 71.1/km2 (184/sq mi)
 • Urban 297,943
 • Urban density 1,077.2/km2 (2,790/sq mi)
 • Metro 408,702 (13t)
 • Change 2006-2011 Increase4.7%
 • Census Rankin 13 of 5,008
Demonym(s) Haligonian
Time zone AST (UTC−4)
 • Simmer (DST) ADT (UTC−3)
Postal code span B0J ,B3A tae B4G
Aurie code(s) 902,782
Dwellings 166,675
Median Income* $54,129 CAD
Tot Coastline 400 km (250 mi)
NTS Map 011D13
GNBC Code CBUCG
Wabsteid www.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. Februar 11, 2015. Retrieved Mairch 13, 2015. 
  2. "Census Profile". 2.statcan.gc.ca. Retrieved Januar 24, 2014. 
  3. "2006 Statistics Canada Community Profile: Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia". 2.statcan.ca. December 7, 2010. Retrieved Aprile 8, 2011.