Municipality Canada /Nova Scotia / Kings / Halifax

Information on the municipality of Halifax

The municipality of Halifax 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 Halifax 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 / 5 for Halifax by Municipality Canada the 29 March 2021

Halifax’s Administration

Address of Halifax municipal buildingKingsMunicipal building Halifax
PO Box 100, 87 Cornwallis Street

Kentville, Nova Scotia, B4N 3W3

Work+1 902-678-6141
municipal building phone number(902) 678-6141
International: +1 902-678-6141
municipal building fax numberNot available
municipal building emailNot available
Halifax NS official websitecounty.kings.ns.ca
Halifax mayorPeter Muttart

Demographics of Halifax

Name of Halifax’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants47 404 population3 / 105
Population density in Halifax22,6 pop/km² (58,6 pop/sq mi)

Halifax's administrative numbers

Halifax's municipality postcodeB4N 3W3

Information on the municipality of Halifax

Cities twinned with HalifaxCurrently, the town Halifax isn’t twinned
Natural parksHalifax isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Halifax

Greenwood Airport 34.2 km
Halifax Stanfield International Airport 81.1 km
Aéroport de Kattiniq-Donaldson 98.1 km

Halifax's territory

Halifax's area209 405 hectares
2094,05 km² (808,52 sq mi)
Halifax's altitude39 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 45.0751
Longitude: -64.5018
Latitude: 45° 4' 30'' North
Longitude: 64° 30' 6'' West
Time zone
UTC -4:00 (America/Halifax)
Summer time : UTC -3:00
Winter time : UTC -4:00
Local time

Halifax’s neighbouring towns

Halifax neighbouring towns
Cambridge 32Neighbouring townsKentville
Cambridge 32Cambridge 32Glooscap 35
Halifax neighbouring towns
Kentville 0.5 kmCambridge 32 11.5 kmWolfville 11.8 km
Berwick 18.8 kmGlooscap 35 21.9 kmHantsport 24.5 km
New Ross 20 26.5 kmWindsor 30.7 kmPennal 19 31.6 km
Parrsboro 39.3 kmWest Hants 41.6 kmMiddleton 47 km

Distance between Halifax and other main cities

Toronto : 1188 kmMontreal : 718 kmCalgary : 3674 km
Ottawa : 877 kmEdmonton : 3602 kmMississauga : 1215 km
Winnipeg : 2492 kmVancouver : 4346 kmBrampton : 1223 km
Hamilton : 1242 kmQuebec : 555 kmSurrey : 4331 km
Laval : 725 kmHalifax : 85 km closestLondon : 1358 km

Hotel offers in Halifax

Halifax town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Halifax town
Cape Split 28.7 km
Cape d’ Or 32.5 km
Cap d’ Or 32.5 km

Leisure and activities in Halifax’s surrounding area

Oaklawn Farm Zoo
to Middleton 28.2 km
Sacred architecture
Grand-Pré National Historic Site of Canada
to Wolfville 15.5 km