Mount Pearl

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Mount Pearl
City
City of Mount Pearl
Nickname(s): Da Pearl [1]
Motto: "Omnia Ad Dei Gloriam"  (Latin)
"All things for the glory of God"
Coordinates: 47°31′08″N 52°48′21″W / 47.51889°N 52.80583°W / 47.51889; -52.80583Coordinates: 47°31′08″N 52°48′21″W / 47.51889°N 52.80583°W / 47.51889; -52.80583
Country Canada
Province Newfoundland and Labrador
Census division 1
Settled 1834
Incorporated (town) January 11, 1955
Incorporated (city) July 21, 1988
Government
 • Mayor Randy Simms
 • MHA Steve Kent (PC)
Paul Lane (PC)
 • MP Ryan Cleary (NDP)
Area
 • Total 15.76 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 24,284
 • Density 1,566.9/km2 (4,058/sq mi)
Time zone Newfoundland Time (UTC-3:30)
 • Summer (DST) Newfoundland Daylight (UTC-2:30)
Area code(s) 709

Mount Pearl is the third largest community in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is southwest of St. John's, on the eastern tip of the Avalon Peninsula on the island of Newfoundland. Mount Pearl is part of the St. John's Metropolitan Area.

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