Port Blandford

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Port Blandford
Town
Official seal of Port Blandford
Seal
Port Blandford is located in Newfoundland
Port Blandford
Port Blandford
Location of Port Blandford in Newfoundland
Coordinates: 48°21′N 54°10′W / 48.350°N 54.167°W / 48.350; -54.167Coordinates: 48°21′N 54°10′W / 48.350°N 54.167°W / 48.350; -54.167
Country Canada
Province Newfoundland and Labrador
Census division7
Area
 • Total50.56 km2 (19.52 sq mi)
Elevation
39.5 m (129.6 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total601
 • Density11.9/km2 (31/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC-3:30 (Newfoundland Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2:30 (Newfoundland Daylight)
Postal code span
Area code(s)709
HighwaysTrans Canada Highway
Websitewww.portblandford.com

Port Blandford is a town in eastern Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is in Division No. 7 on Clode Sound. The population in 1940 was 539 and 631 by 1956.

Climate[edit]

Port Blandford has a humid continental climate typical of the island of Newfoundland. It is wet, snowy, highly seasonal and retains warm summers and cold winter nights coupled with relatively mild winter days.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2016 Statistics Canada Census:[1]

  • Population: 601
  • Area (km²): 50.56
  • Density (persons per km²): 11.9

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Port Blandford Census Profile". Statistics Canada. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 1 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Port Blandford". Canadian Climate Normals 1981–2010 (in English and French). Environment Canada. Retrieved September 1, 2015.

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