Pugwash, Nova Scotia

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Pugwash
Motto(s): 
World Famous for Peace
Pugwash is located in Nova Scotia
Pugwash
Pugwash
Location of Pugwash in Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 63°39′40″W / 45.850°N 63.661°W / 45.850; -63.661Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 63°39′40″W / 45.850°N 63.661°W / 45.850; -63.661
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
CountyCumberland
Founded1807
Electoral Districts     
Federal

Cumberland-Colchester
ProvincialCumberland North
Government
 • Governing BodyPugwash Village Commission
 • ChairTracey Mundle
 • MLAElizabeth Smith-McCrossin Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia
 • MPLenore Zann (L)
Area
 • Total9.83 km2 (3.80 sq mi)
Elevation
5 m (16 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total736
 • Density79.7/km2 (206/sq mi)
Time zoneATS
Postal Code
B0K 1L0
Area code(s)+1-902-243
WebsiteThe Village Of Pugwash

Pugwash is a village in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. It had a population of 736 as of the 2016 census.[1]

Notable people[change | change source]

Parks[change | change source]

  • Gulf Shore Provincial Park
  • Heather Beach Provincial Park [3]
The Northumberland Strait from the Gulf Shore Rd in the Pugwash area.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Census Profile, 2016 Census". Statistics Canada. Retrieved January 28, 2020.
  2. Charles Aubrey Eaton, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed September 9, 2007.
  3. "Heather Beach | Nova Scotia Provincial Parks". parks.novascotia.ca. Retrieved 2017-04-07.

Other websites[change | change source]