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Aquaforte, Newfoundland and Labrador

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The location of Aquaforte

Welcome to Aquaforte ...

The coastal town of Aquaforte is located on the Avalon Peninsula of southeast Newfoundland.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Aquaforte had a population of 103 people.<1>

Aquaforte was settled circa 1864 and was incorporated in 1972.

Time Zone: Aquaforte 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).

Aquaforte is within the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Aquaforte: A0A<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Aquaforte had a population of 103 people.

The population of Aquaforte represents 0.02% of the total population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 271st most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 103 people, the population of Aquaforte decreased 22.56% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 133 people).

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

Communities near Aquaforte ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Admiral's Cove   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bauline East   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brigus South   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Burnt Cove   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cape Broyle   [Map]   545   N   5 miles [8 km]
La Manche   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aquaforte. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquaforte ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Aquaforte 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 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)'. 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 Aquaforte). 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 Aquaforte 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aquaforte) 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 Aquaforte. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aquaforte

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquaforte. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0073, Longitude: -52.9569     [Map].

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