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The Municipal District of Argyle, Nova Scotia

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The location of The Municipal District of Argyle

Welcome to Argyle ...

Argyle is located on the south coast of Nova Scotia.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Argyle had a population of 8,656 people.<1>

Argyle is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Argyle 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).

The telephone area code for Argyle: (902)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Argyle had a population of 8,656 people.

The population of Argyle represents 0.95% of the total population of Nova Scotia (which had 913,462 people at that time).

With a 2006 count of 8,656 people, the population of Argyle has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 8,698 people).

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

Communities near Argyle ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Argyle and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006
Abrams River   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Amiraults Hill   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Belleville   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Lower Argyle   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Lower Wedgeport   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Morris Island   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Argyle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Argyle - they are located in Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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

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

Websites for Argyle ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argyle ...

Looking for more information about Argyle? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Argyle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Argyle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Argyle 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 Argyle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Argyle) 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 Argyle. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from The Municipal District of Argyle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argyle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8000, Longitude: -65.8500     [Map].

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