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The Municipal District of Argyle, Nova Scotia

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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).

Argyle is located in the (902) area code.

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 (which had a count of 8,698 people).

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

Communities near Argyle ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Argyle and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Amiraults Hill   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Arcadia   [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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Argyle. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Argyle, 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 Argyle.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) Argyle. 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.

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Argyle. 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from The Municipal District of Argyle

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Argyle.