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Joggins, Nova Scotia

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 The location of Joggins 

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Welcome to Joggins ...

Joggins is located on the west coast of Nova Scotia (on Chignecto Bay, at the north end of the Bay of Fundy).

Joggins is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Joggins lies in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

The telephone area code for Joggins: (902)

The Canadian Postal Code for Joggins: B0L<2>

Communities near Joggins ...

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

Community   2006<4>
Dorchester (NB)   [Map]   1,119   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hillsborough Parish (NB)   [Map]   1,473   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hillsborough (NB)   [Map]   1,292   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lower Rockport (NB)   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Riverside-Albert (NB)   [Map]   320   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sackville Parish (NB)   [Map]   1,174   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 Joggins. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joggins ...

Looking for more information about Joggins? 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 Joggins? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Joggins, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Joggins.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Joggins. 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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Joggins:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joggins - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Joggins, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Joggins). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Joggins or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Joggins. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Joggins

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joggins. The point that we use is located at the coordinates of 45.6936, -64.4446   [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Joggins 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Joggins.


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