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Welcome to Port Kirwan ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Port Kirwan: Prt. Kirwan

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Port Kirwan had a population of 85 people.<1>

Time Zone: Port Kirwan 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 Port Kirwan: (709)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Port Kirwan had a population of 85 people.

The population of Port Kirwan represents 0.02% of the total population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 274th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 85 people, the population of Port Kirwan decreased 16.67% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 102 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Kirwan.

Communities near Port Kirwan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Admiral's Cove   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Battery   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brigus South   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Calvert   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cape Broyle   [Map]   545   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cornfield   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

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 Port Kirwan. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Kirwan ...

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

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 Port Kirwan. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Kirwan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9667, Longitude: -52.9167     [Map].

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