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Pinware, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Pinware ...

The coastal town of Pinware is located on the southeast coast of Labrador (on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence at the Strait of Belle Isle) - near the mouth of the Pinware River.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Pinware had a population of 114 people.<1>

Pinware was originally named Riviere des Francois.

Time Zone: Pinware 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).

Note: If you travel west from Pinware (for example, toward Bonne Esperance (QC)), you will leave Newfoundland Time and cross into the Atlantic Standard Time Zone (AST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The telephone area code for Pinware: (709)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Pinware had a population of 114 people.

The population of Pinware represents 0.02% of the population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 269th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 114 people, the population of Pinware decreased 18.57% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 140 people).

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

Communities near Pinware ...

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

Community   2006
Buckles Point   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
English Point   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Forteau   [Map]   448   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Green Island Brook   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Job's Room   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
L'Anse Amour   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Websites for Pinware ...

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Pinware, the following might be of interest:  
        Labrador Coastal Drive:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pinware ...

Looking for more information about Pinware? 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 Pinware, 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 Pinware.

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) Pinware. 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Newfoundland and Labrador

About Newfoundland and Labrador

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pinware. 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 Pinware 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Pinware. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pinware) 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 Pinware. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pinware

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pinware. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.6233, Longitude: -56.7088     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pinware.