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Welcome to Hampden ...

The coastal town of Hampden is located on White Bay, the east side of Newfoundland's Northern Peninsula.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Hampden had a population of 489 people.<1>

Hampden is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hampden lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

Hampden is within the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Hampden: A0K 2Y0

We know of 11 communities that are also named Hampden. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hampden contains a list of those communities.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hampden had a population of 489 people.

The population of Hampden represents 0.1% of the population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 143rd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 489 people, the population of Hampden decreased 10.11% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 544 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hampden.

Communities near Hampden ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hampden and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Population
Change
Since 2001
DirectionDistance
Back Cove   [Map]     ---   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Back Cove   [Map]     ---   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jackson's Arm   [Map]     374+10.95%   N   23 miles [37 km]
Little Bay Town   [Map]     ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pollards Point   [Map]     ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pound Cove   [Map]     ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Hampden.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hampden. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hampden. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.


The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Hampden:

Panoramio.com

Working on your genealogy? We recommend a visit to these websites when searching in and around the area of Hampden:

Cyndi's List for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador
Family Search for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador
CanadaGenWeb for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hampden.






Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Hampden were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hampden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Hampden. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hampden) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hampden. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hampden

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hampden.



 
 
 

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