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Saint Mary's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Saint Mary's ...

The coastal town of Saint Mary's is located on the Avalon Peninsula of southeast Newfoundland (at Saint Mary's Bay).

When the people of Saint Mary's refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Saint Marysite<1>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Mary's: St. Marys

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Saint Mary's had a population of 482 people.<2>

Saint Mary's is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Saint Mary's 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 area code for Saint Mary's: (709)

The Canadian Postal Code for Saint Mary's: A0B<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Saint Mary's had a population of 482 people.

The population of Saint Mary's represents 0.1% of the population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 144th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 482 people, the population of Saint Mary's decreased 4.55% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 505 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Mary's.

Communities near Saint Mary's ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Saint Mary's and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Admirals Beach   [Map]   185   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Biscay Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Branch   [Map]   309   W   18 miles [29 km]
Mall Bay   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mosquito   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mount Carmel - Mitchell's Brook   [Map]   438   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint Mary's.

Communities Also Named Saint Mary's ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Saint Mary's - they are located in Alaska, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Mary's.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Mary's. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Mary's:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Mary's ...

Looking for more information about Saint Mary's? 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 Saint Mary's, 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 Saint Mary's.

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) Saint Mary's. 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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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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The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Saint Mary's refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Saint Mary's may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Saint Mary's 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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Mary's - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Saint Mary's). 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 Saint Mary's or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Saint Mary's. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Mary's) 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 Saint Mary's. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Mary's

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Mary's. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9167, Longitude: -53.5833     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Saint Mary's.