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How to get to Nova Scotia
How to Get to Nova Scotia

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  • Capital of Nova Scotia
  • Population 372,858 (2006 Census Canada figures)
  • Made up of the four previous municipalities of Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and Halifax County
  • Latitude and Longitude: 44N39, 63W34 (Halifax Harbour)
  • Less than two hours by air from New York or Toronto
  • Half-way point between Europe and the West Coast of North America
  • 7 degree-granting universities
  • 11 business and industrial parks
  • 8 major hospitals
  • 12 golf clubs
  • 5 yacht clubs
  • 171 parks
  • Many lakes beaches and resorts

Further information on Economic Development can be obtained on the Greater Halifax Partnership website.