St. John's, Newfoundland an Labrador

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St. John's
Ceety
City of St. John's
Coonterclockwise frae tap: St. John's Skyline, The Rooms, Water Street, Cabot Tower
Banner o St. John's
Banner
Offeecial logo o St. John's
Logo
Nickname(s): "Ceety o Legends", "Newfiejohn", "Sin Jawns", "Toun"[1][2][3][4]
Motto(s): Avancez (Scots: "Gang forrit")
St John's (reid), in relation tae nearby commonties.
St John's (reid), in relation tae nearby commonties.
St. John's is locatit in Newfoundland an Labrador
St. John's
St. John's
Location o St. John's in Newfoundland an Labrador
Coordinates: 47°34′3″N 52°42′26″W / 47.56750°N 52.70722°W / 47.56750; -52.70722
Kintra  Canadae
Province  Newfoundland an Labrador
Census diveesion 1
Foondit 24 Juin 1497
Established 5 August 1583 bi Ryal Chairter o Queen Elizabeth I
Incorporatit 1 Mey 1888
Govrenment
 • Teep Ceety Cooncil
 • Mayor Dennis O'Keefe
 • Govrening bouk St. John's Ceety Cooncil
 • MPs
 • MHAs
Aurie[5]
 • Ceety 446.06 km2 (172.2 sq mi)
 • Urban 182.62 km2 (70.51 sq mi)
 • Metro 804.63 km2 (310.7 sq mi)
Elevation Sea Level 0– 192 m m (0–630 ft)
Population (2011 census[6])
 • Ceety 106,172
 • Density 238.0/km2 (616.6/sq mi)
 • Urban 165,346
 • Urban density 891.1/km2 (2,308/sq mi)
 • Metro 196,966
 • Metro density 244.8/km2 (634.0/sq mi)
 • Demonym Townie
  20t Lairgest metropolitan aurie in Canadae
Time zone NST (UTC– 3:30)
 • Simmer (DST) NDT (UTC– 2:30)
Postal code A1A...A1H
Aurie code(s) 709
NTS Map 001N10
GNBC Code ABEFS
Dwellings 45,317[6]
Median Income $75,930 CDN[7]
Wabsteid St. John's website

Coordinates: 47°34′3″N 52°42′26″W / 47.56750°N 52.70722°W / 47.56750; -52.70722 St. John's is the caipital an lairgest ceety in Newfoundland an Labrador, Canadae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "St. John's – City of Legends". Memorial University. 13 Februar 2009. Retrieved 4 Januar 2015. 
  2. "Remembrance - Veterans Affairs Canada". Vac-acc.gc.ca. 2015-01-26. Retrieved 2015-04-27. 
  3. [1] Archived 3 Januar 2015 at the Wayback Machine
  4. "Search: Dictionary of Newfoundland English". Heritage.nf.ca. Retrieved 2015-04-27. 
  5. Statistics Canada. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses". Retrieved 2015-06-21. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 "2011 Community Profiles – St. John's". Statistics Canada. Retrieved 9 Februar 2012. 
  7. "Median total income, by family type, by census metropolitan area". Statistics Canada. Retrieved 5 August 2011.