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Hare Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Hare Bay ...

The coastal town of Hare Bay is located on the east coast of Newfoundland (at Bonavista Bay).

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Hare Bay had a population of 1,020 people.<1>

Hare Bay is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Hare Bay 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 telephone area code for Hare Bay: (709)

The Canadian Postal Code for Hare Bay: A0G<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hare Bay had a population of 1,020 people.

The population of Hare Bay represents 0.2% of the total population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 64th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 1,020 people, the population of Hare Bay decreased 4.23% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,065 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hare Bay.

Communities near Hare Bay ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hare Bay and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2006
Centreville Wareham - Trinity   [Map]   1,122   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Eastport   [Map]   499   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gambo   [Map]   2,072   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Glovertown   [Map]   2,062   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Happy Adventure   [Map]   227   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Indian Bay   [Map]   196   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hare Bay ...

Looking for more information about Hare Bay? 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 Hare Bay, 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 Hare Bay.

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) Hare Bay. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Hare Bay 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 Hare Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Hare Bay). 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 Hare Bay or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Hare Bay. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hare Bay) 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 Hare Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hare Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hare Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.8541, Longitude: -54.0115     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hare Bay.