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Seal Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Seal Cove ...

The coastal town of Seal Cove is located on White Bay, the east side of Newfoundland's Northern Peninsula.

A typical abbreviation for Seal Cove: Seal Cv.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Seal Cove had a population of 331 people.<1>

Seal Cove is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Seal Cove 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).

Seal Cove is located in the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Seal Cove: A0K<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Seal Cove had a population of 331 people.

The population of Seal Cove represents 0.07% of the population of Newfoundland and Labrador (which had 505,469 people at that time), making it the province's 182nd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 331 people, the population of Seal Cove decreased 20.62% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 417 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Seal Cove.

Communities near Seal Cove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Seal Cove and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Back Cove   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Back Cove   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Baie Verte   [Map]   1,275   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coachman's Cove   [Map]   93   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fleur de Lys   [Map]   320   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Jackson's Arm   [Map]   374   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Seal Cove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Seal Cove - they are located in California, Maine, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador (7), Nova Scotia and Quebec.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Seal Cove. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Seal Cove:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seal Cove ...

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

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) Seal Cove. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Seal 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>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Seal 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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seal Cove - 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 Seal 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 Seal Cove 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 Seal Cove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Seal 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 Seal Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Seal Cove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seal Cove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.9355, Longitude: -56.3882     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Seal Cove.