Wellington, Nova Scotia

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Wellington, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Wellington, Nova Scotia
Location of Wellington in Nova Scotia
Wellington
Community Statistics
Area 46.16 km²
Population 1,940 *
Neighbourhoods in Community
Wellington Station, Fletchers Lake
Governing Council
Halifax Regional Council
Community Council
Marine Drive Valley & Canal
Other Information
Postal Code FSA Range B2T
Telephone exchanges (902) 576,854, 861, 860
Adjacent Counties
NORTH
Hants
WEST EAST
Lunenburg, Guysbourgh
SOUTH
Atlantic Ocean
Nova Scotia Counties
Annapolis, Antigonish, Cape Breton, Colchester, Cumberland, Digby, Guysbourgh, Lunenburg, Halifax, Hants, Inverness, Kings, Pictou, Queens, Richmond, Shelburne, Victoria, Yarmouth
Footnotes
* According to StatCan Census Year 2001

Wellington located at 44°51'54"N, 63°36'59"W is a residendial community of the Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia on Fletcher's Lake on Trunk 2 approximately 23.3 kilometres (14.5 mi) from Halifax.

History[edit]

Originally Wellington was an area where cottages were located. Today the cottages are winterized and the residents commute to jobs in Bedford, Dartmouth, Halifax or the Halifax International Airport.

Communications[edit]

Statistics[edit]

  • Population (2001) - 1940
  • Number of Dwellings - 675

References[edit]

Coordinates: 44°51′54″N 63°36′59″W / 44.86500°N 63.61639°W / 44.86500; -63.61639

Wellington has a few stores and shops. A cornerstore, a family owned pizza shop, a barbershop, and a bakery that's been around for over 20 years.