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Information on the municipality of Colchester

The municipality of Colchester is located in the state of Nova Scotia. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Colchester City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

Update data

Municipality reviews4.3 / 5 for Colchester by Municipality Canada the 29 March 2021

Colchester’s Administration

Address of Colchester municipal buildingColchesterMunicipal building Colchester
Municipality of the County of Colchester, P.O. Box 697

Truro, Nova Scotia, B2N 5E7

Work+1 902-897-3160
Fax+1 902-895-9983
municipal building phone number(902) 897-3160
International: +1 902-897-3160
municipal building fax number(902) 895-9983
International: +1 902-895-9983
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Colchester NS official websitecolchester.ca
Colchester mayorChristine Blair

Demographics of Colchester

Name of Colchester’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants36 091 population5 / 129
Population density in Colchester10,1 pop/km² (26,2 pop/sq mi)

Colchester's administrative numbers

Colchester's municipality postcodeB2N 5E7

Information on the municipality of Colchester

Cities twinned with ColchesterCurrently, the town Colchester isn’t twinned
Natural parksColchester isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Colchester

Halifax Stanfield International Airport 62.3 km
Charlottetown Airport 97.5 km
Summerside Airport 119.8 km

Colchester's territory

Colchester's area357 249 hectares
3572,49 km² (1379,35 sq mi)
Colchester's altitude50 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 45.4256
Longitude: -63.3273
Latitude: 45° 25' 32'' North
Longitude: 63° 19' 38'' West
Time zone
UTC -4:00 (America/Halifax)
Summer time : UTC -3:00
Winter time : UTC -4:00
Local time

Colchester’s neighbouring towns

Colchester neighbouring towns
StewiackeNeighbouring townsTruro
Colchester neighbouring towns
Truro 7.7 kmMillbrook 27 10.6 kmStewiacke 32 km
Indian Brook 14 39.6 km  

Distance between Colchester and other main cities

Toronto : 1282 kmMontreal : 805 kmCalgary : 3737 km
Ottawa : 965 kmEdmonton : 3658 kmMississauga : 1309 km
Winnipeg : 2560 kmVancouver : 4409 kmBrampton : 1316 km
Hamilton : 1337 kmQuebec : 628 kmSurrey : 4395 km
Laval : 812 kmHalifax : 84 km closestLondon : 1453 km

Hotel offers in Colchester

Leisure and activities in Colchester’s surrounding area

No activities found in town Colchester