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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
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)

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.