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Southern Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Southern Harbour ...

The coastal town of Southern Harbour is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (at Placentia Bay).

A typical abbreviation for Southern Harbour: Southern Hbr. (or less commonly used: Southern Harb. or Southern Hrbr.)

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Southern Harbour had a population of 474 people.<1>

Time Zone: Southern Harbour 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).

The area code for Southern Harbour: (709)

The Canadian Postal Code for Southern Harbour: A0B 3H0

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Southern Harbour had a population of 474 people.

The population of Southern Harbour represents 0.09% of the total population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 145th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 474 people, the population of Southern Harbour decreased 19.8% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 591 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Southern Harbour.

Communities near Southern Harbour ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Southern Harbour and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2006
Bellevue Beach   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Chance Cove   [Map]   310   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chapel Arm   [Map]   451   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Come By Chance   [Map]   260   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Garden Cove   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Southern Harbour. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Southern Harbour:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southern Harbour ...

Looking for more information about Southern Harbour? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Southern Harbour? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Southern Harbour, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Southern Harbour.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Southern Harbour. 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
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

About Newfoundland and Labrador

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Newfoundland and Labrador

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Southern Harbour:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Southern Harbour 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Southern Harbour. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Southern Harbour) 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 Southern Harbour. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Southern Harbour

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Southern Harbour. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7167, Longitude: -53.9667     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Southern Harbour.


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