Cape Breton Regional Municipality

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Cape Breton Regional Municipality
(CBRM)
Municipality
Nickname(s): A Community of Communities
Motto: Fortuna Non Mutat Genus
(Circumstances Do Not Change Our Origin)
Location of Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Location of Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Country  Canada
Province  Nova Scotia
Established             August 1, 1995
Electoral Districts   
Federal

Cape Breton—Canso / Sydney—Victoria
Provincial Cape Breton Centre / Cape Breton North / Cape Breton Nova / Cape Breton South / Cape Breton West / Glace Bay
Government
 • Type Cape Breton Regional Council
 • Mayor John W. Morgan
 • MPs Rodger Cuzner, Mark Eyking
 • MLAs Frank Corbett, Eddie Orrell, Gordie Gosse, Manning MacDonald, Alfie MacLeod, Keith Bain, Geoff MacLellan
Area[1]
 • Land 2,433.33 km2 (939.51 sq mi)
Elevation Sea Level to 235 m (0 to 771 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 97,398
 • Density 40.0/km2 (104/sq mi)
 • Change 2001-06 Decrease4.7%
 • Census Ranking 53 of 5,008
Time zone AST (UTC−4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC−3)
Area code(s) 902
Dwellings 45,342
Median Income* $41,257 CDN
Coastline Atlantic 800 km (500 mi)
Bras d’Or Lakes 400 km (250 mi)
Roadways 1,600 km (1,000 mi)
NTS Map 011K01
GNBC Code CBUCD
Website www.cbrm.ns.ca
  • Median household income, 2005 (all households)

Cape Breton Regional Municipality often shortened to simply CBRM, is a regional municipality in Nova Scotia's Cape Breton County.

References[change | change source]

  1. Statistics Canada (2007-03-13). Cape Breton, Nova Scotia (Code1217030) (table). 2006 Community Profile (2006 Census ed.). Ottawa: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Archived from the original on 2012-01-01. Retrieved 2012-01-01.