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.
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
Area[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.