Fredericton, New Brunswick

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City of Fredericton
Nickname(s): 
"City of Stately Elms",[1] "The Celestial City",[2] "Freddy Beach"
Motto(s): 
"Fredericopolis, silvae filia nobilis"  (Latin)
"Fredericton, noble daughter of the forest"[3]
City of Fredericton is located in New Brunswick
City of Fredericton
City of Fredericton
Where Fredericton is found in New Brunswick
Coordinates: Coordinates: 45°57′00″N 66°40′00″W / 45.95000°N 66.66667°W / 45.95000; -66.66667
CountryCanada
ProvinceNew Brunswick
County(s)York, Sunbury
Metropolitan areaGreater Fredericton
Founded1785
Government
 • MayorBrad Woodside[4]
 • MPKeith Ashfield
 • MLAStephen Horsman
David Coon
Pam Lynch
Brian Macdonald
Area
 • City130.68 km2 (50.46 sq mi)
 • Metro
4,521.72 km2 (1,745.8 sq mi)
Elevation
20-100 m (66-328 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • City56,224
 • Density386.7/km2 (1,002/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,721
 • Metro
105,688
Demonym(s)Frederictonian
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (ADT)
Postal code(s)
E3A, E3B, E3C, E3G
Area code(s)506
WebsiteCity of Fredericton Website

Frederiction is the capital city of New Brunswick, Canada. It is filled with rich history. Fredericton is on the Saint John River. There is a playhouse. There are scenic walking trails. Frederiction is the capital of New Brunswick. The population of Fredericton was 1,886 at the 2011 census.[5]

Fredericton is known as a cultural and artistic city in New Brunswick. The city hosts an annual Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival which attracts both regional as well as international jazz, blues, rock, and world musicians.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. "History of Fredericton". Fredericton. Retrieved 2015-01-09.
  2. "Churches/Places of Worship". Fredericton. Retrieved 2015-01-09.
  3. "Coat of Arms". Fredericton. Retrieved 2015-01-09.
  4. "Mayor and Council". Fredericton. Retrieved 2015-01-09.
  5. "Population". Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2015-01-09.
  6. "Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival". Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival. Retrieved 2015-01-09.

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