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Welcome to Kings Cove ...

Kings Cove is located on the Atlantic coast of Labrador.

A typical abbreviation for Kings Cove: Kings Cv.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Kings Cove for more information about variations on the name of Kings Cove.

Time Zone: Kings Cove 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).

Note: If you travel south from Kings Cove (for example, toward Saint Lewis), you will soon leave Atlantic Time and cross into the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT).

The telephone area code for Kings Cove: (709)

The Canadian Postal Code for Kings Cove: A0K<1>

Communities near Kings Cove ...

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

Community   2006<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Aaron Cove - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dead Islands   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Long Island   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mary's Harbour   [Map]   417   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Murray Harbour   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pinsents Arm   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Kings Cove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Kings Cove - they are located in Georgia, Illinois and Newfoundland and Labrador (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kings Cove.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kings Cove ...

Looking for more information about Kings Cove? 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 Kings Cove? 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 Kings Cove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kings Cove.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>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 Kings Cove, 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 Kings Cove). 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 Kings Cove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Kings Cove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kings Cove) 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 Kings Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kings Cove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kings Cove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5754, Longitude: -55.7428     [Map].

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<3>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Kings Cove 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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