Port Rexton

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Port Rexton
Port Rexton is located in Newfoundland
Port Rexton
Port Rexton
Location of Port Rexton in Newfoundland
Coordinates: 48°23′58″N 53°19′28″W / 48.39944°N 53.32444°W / 48.39944; -53.32444
Country  Canada
Province  Newfoundland and Labrador
 • Total 30.5 km2 (11.78 sq mi)
Population (2016[1])
 • Total 340
 • Density 28.9/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zone Newfoundland Time (UTC-3:30)
 • Summer (DST) Newfoundland Daylight (UTC-2:30)
Area code(s) 709

Port Rexton is a small town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is located on the East Coast of the island of Newfoundland, about 10 minutes east of Trinity and 3 hours north of St. John's. The town had a population of 690 in 1940, 449 in 1951, 454 in 1956, 351 in the Canada 2006 Census, 338 in the Canada 2011 Census and most recently 340 in the Canada 2016 Census.[1] The town is part of a group of communities known as the Trinity Bight. The town is home to a few small businesses, including inns and restaurants.

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  1. ^ a b "Census Profile". 2016 census. Statistics Canada. 

Coordinates: 48°23′58″N 53°19′28″W / 48.39944°N 53.32444°W / 48.39944; -53.32444