Tangier, Nova Scotia

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Rural Community
Tangier Post Office
Tangier Post Office
Tangier is located in Nova Scotia
Location within Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 44°47′59″N 62°42′0″W / 44.79972°N 62.70000°W / 44.79972; -62.70000Coordinates: 44°47′59″N 62°42′0″W / 44.79972°N 62.70000°W / 44.79972; -62.70000
Country  Canada
Province  Nova Scotia
Municipality Halifax Regional Municipality
District 1
 • Governing Council Halifax Regional Council
 • Total 230.777 km2 (89.103 sq mi)
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Canadian Postal code B0J 3H0
Telephone Exchange 902 772
Highways Trunk 7
Part of a series about Places in Nova Scotia
Located along the Marine Drive.

Tangier, located at 44°47'59"N, 62°42'00"W, is a rural community on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, along Trunk 7, 94.9 km from Halifax.[1] Tangier has a church and several private fishing wharfs.


1 highway runs through Tangier:Trunk 7. There are also a number of other minor roads, both paved and unpaved.

Distance chart[edit]

Destination Distance (km) Distance (mi) Highways Notes
Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia[1] 24.7 15.3 Trunk 7
Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia 60.3 37.5 Route 224, Moose River Rd, Mooseland Rd.
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 85.2 52.9 Hwy 107 / Trunk 7
Truro, Nova Scotia 110 68 Hwy 102 / Route 289 / Trunk 2, Wittenburg Rd, Route 224, Moose River Rd, Mooseland Rd.




  1. ^ a b Distances and/or subsequent routes acquired through Google Maps.

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