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Information on Cape Breton

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

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Cape Breton Municipal Office

Cape Breton office addressCap-BretonMunicipal building Cape Breton
320 Esplanade

Cape-Breton, NB B1P 7B9

Work+1 902-536-5005
Fax+1 902-564-0481
Cape Breton phone number(902) 536-5005
International: +1 902-536-5005
Cape Breton emailLoading...
Cape Breton official websitecbrm.ns.ca
Mayor of Cape BretonAmanda McDougall

Demography of Cape Breton

Name of Cape Breton inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population94 285 inhabitants2 / 58
Population density in Cape Breton38,8 pop/km² (100,5 pop/sq mi)

Information on Cape Breton

Cities twinned with Cape BretonCurrently, the town Cape Breton isn’t twinned
Natural parksCape Breton isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Cape Breton

Sydney Airport 54.1 km
Port Hawkesbury Airport 74.3 km
Îles-de-la-Madeleine Airport 160.5 km

Cape Breton territory

Cape Breton area243 006 hectares
2430,06 km² (938,25 sq mi)
Cape Breton altitude45 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 46.1667
Longitude: -60.75
Latitude: 46° 10' 0'' North
Longitude: 60° 45' 0'' West
Time zone
UTC -4:00 (America/Halifax)
Summer time : UTC -3:00
Winter time : UTC -4:00
Local time

What is Cape Breton close to?

Cape Breton neighbouring municipalities
Wagmatcook 1Neighbouring townsEskasoni 3
Wagmatcook 1Wagmatcook 1Eskasoni 3
Cape Breton neighbouring municipalities
Wagmatcook 1 16.4 kmEskasoni 3 26.8 kmWhycocomagh 2 35.8 km
Membertou 28B 43.4 kmInverness 43.4 km 

Distance between Cape Breton and other main cities and towns

Toronto : 1486 kmMontreal : 1002 kmCalgary : 3874 km
Ottawa : 1161 kmEdmonton : 3783 kmBrampton : 1520 km
Mississauga : 1514 kmWinnipeg : 2713 kmVancouver : 4547 km
Hamilton : 1543 kmQuebec : 805 kmSurrey : 4534 km
Laval : 1008 kmHalifax : 275 km closestLondon : 1659 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Cape Breton town’s surrounding area

in the territory and around the Cape Breton town
Île du Cap-Breton 0 km
Cape Breton Island 0 km
Boularderie Island 23.8 km

Leisure and activities in Cape Breton surrounding area

No activities found in town Cape Breton