Millville, New Brunswick

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Millville
Village
Location of Millville within New Brunswick. Represented by the red dot.
Location of Millville within New Brunswick. Represented by the red dot.
Millville
Location of Millville within New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 46°13′23″N 67°19′27″W / 46.22306°N 67.32417°W / 46.22306; -67.32417Coordinates: 46°13′23″N 67°19′27″W / 46.22306°N 67.32417°W / 46.22306; -67.32417
CountryCanadaCanada
Province New Brunswick
CountyYork County
ParishSouthampton Parish
Incorporated1966
Government
 • TypeMunicipal council
 • MayorBeverly H. Forbes
Area
 • Land12.15 km2 (4.69 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total273
Time zoneUTC−4 (Atlantic (AST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (Atlantic Daylight Time (ADT))
Canadian Postal code
Area code(s)506
Websitehttps://www.villageofmillville.com/
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Millville (2016 population: 273[1]) is a Canadian village located in York County, New Brunswick centered on the intersection of Route 104 and Route 605. The mayor is Beverly H. Forbes.[2]

Situated on the Nackawic River approximately 58.16 kilometers northwest of Fredericton, Millville has one combination convenience store and gas station, as well as a volunteer fire department and several churches and post office. The village is famous for having the World's Largest Artificial Maple Leaf.[3]

The community is served by the Millville Fire Department, consisting of approximately 18 volunteer firefighters.[4]

History[edit]

Millville was established about 1860 as a New Brunswick and Nova Scotia Land Company settlement. A post office was established in 1866. In 1898, Millville was a station on the Canadian Pacific Railway. It was incorporated as a village in 1966.[5]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations:
Millville, NB
YearPop.±%
2001319—    
2006303−5.0%
2011307+1.3%
2016273−11.1%
[6][1]

Notable people[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Census Profile, 2016 Census: Millville, Village [Census subdivision], New Brunswick". Statistics Canada. Retrieved October 6, 2019.
  2. ^ "Council & Staff". Village of Millville. Retrieved October 6, 2019.
  3. ^ "World's Largest Maple Leaf - Millville, New Brunswick". Retrieved November 2, 2010.
  4. ^ "North York Regional Fire Department". Village of Millville. Retrieved October 6, 2019.
  5. ^ "Millville". Where is Home? New Brunswick Communities Past and Present. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick. Retrieved November 2, 2010.
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles: Millville, New Brunswick". Statistics Canada. Retrieved October 6, 2019.