Halifax, Nova Scotia

caipital o Nova Scotia, Canadae

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

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
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Coat o airms o Halifax
Coat o airms
Offeecial logo o Halifax
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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
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
KintraCanadae
ProvinceNova Scotia
Regional MunicipalityAprile 1, 1996
Ceety1842
Toun1749
Govrenment
 • TeepRegional Municipality
 • MayorMike Savage
 • Governing bodyHalifax Regional Cooncil
 • MPs
 • MLAs
Area
 • Land5,490.18 km2 (2,119.77 sq mi)
 • Urban
262.65 km2 (101.41 sq mi)
 • Rural
5,528.25 km2 (2,134.47 sq mi)
Highest elevation
241.9 m (793.6 ft)
Lawest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Regional Municipality414,400 (14t)[1][2]
 • Density71.1/km2 (184/sq mi)
 • Urban
297,943
 • Urban density1,077.2/km2 (2,790/sq mi)
 • Metro
408,702 (13t)
 • Change 2006-2011
Increase4.7%
 • Census Rankin
13 of 5,008
Demonym(s)Haligonian
Time zoneUTC−4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (ADT)
Postal code span
B0J ,B3A tae B4G
Aurie code(s)902,782
Dwellings166,675
Median Income*$54,129 CAD
Tot Coastline400 km (250 mi)
NTS Map011D13
GNBC CodeCBUCG
Wabsteidwww.halifax.ca
  • Median hoosehauld income, 2005 (aw hoosehaulds)

ReferencesEedit

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