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Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

town in Nova Scotia

Yarmouth is a town in the province of Nova Scotia in the country of Canada. In 2011, the population of Yarmouth was 6,761.

Yarmouth
Main Street Yarmouth
Main Street Yarmouth
Nickname(s): 
"The Gateway to Nova Scotia"
Motto(s): 
"Progress"
"On the Edge of Everywhere"
Yarmouth is located in Nova Scotia
Yarmouth
Yarmouth
Location of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 43°50′10″N 66°07′03″W / 43.83611°N 66.11750°W / 43.83611; -66.11750Coordinates: 43°50′10″N 66°07′03″W / 43.83611°N 66.11750°W / 43.83611; -66.11750
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
CountyYarmouth
FoundedJune 9, 1761
IncorporatedAugust 6, 1890
Electoral Districts     
Federal

West Nova
ProvincialYarmouth
Government
 • TypeTown Council
 • MayorPam Mood
 • Deputy MayorPhil Mooney
 • Councillors
 • MLAZach Churchill (L)
 • MPColin Fraser (L)
Area
 (2016)
 • Land10.57 km2 (4.08 sq mi)
Highest elevation
43 m (141 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total6,518
 • Density616.9/km2 (1,598/sq mi)
 • Change (2011-16)
Decrease3.6%
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-3 (ADT)
Postal code(s)
B5A
Area code902 & 782
Highways Hwy 101
Hwy 103
Trunk 1
Trunk 3
Dwellings3,470
Median Income*$31,584 CDN
NTS Map020O16
GNBC CodeCBPIB

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