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Postal Code B0J - Nova Scotia

Area of Postal Code B0J5,553.9 km²
Male Population18,731 (48.7%)
Female Population19,717 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +9.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +1.9%
Median Age46.7 years
Male Median Age45.9 years
Female Median Age47.4 years
Area Codes902
Postal Code ExtensionsB0J 1A0 | B0J 1B0 | B0J 1C0 | B0J 1E0 | B0J 1H0 | B0J 1J0 | B0J 1K0 | B0J 1M0 | B0J 1N0 | B0J 1P0 | More
Associated CitiesChester, Nova Scotia
NeighborhoodsHartlin Settlement, Hubbards, Musquodoboit Harbour, Oyster Pond, Sheet Harbour, West Petpeswick
Local TimeThursday 9:11 AM
TimezoneBolivia Time
Coordinates44.57091333541737° / -63.873969624071705°
Related Postal CodesB0AB0CB0EB0HB0KB0L

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Postal Code B0J Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density6.31 / km²6.68 / km²6.79 / km²6.92 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

B0J Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 1.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code B0J+9.7%+3.6%+1.9%
Nova Scotia+6.9%+2.5%+1.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code B0J Median Age

Median Age: 46.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code B0J46.7 years47.4 years45.9 years
Nova Scotia43.8 years44.8 years42.8 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code B0J Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57927841,576
85 Plus3466751,021
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code B0J Population Density

Population Density: 6.92 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code B0J38,4485,553.9 km²6.92 / km²
Nova Scotia947,67261,794 km²15.3 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code B0J Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1400 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business Concentration in Postal Code B0J

B0J Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 10.4%
 Restaurants: 9.5%
 Industry: 8.1%
 Professional Services: 7.7%
 Home Services: 5.4%
 Food: 5.2%
 Sports & Activities: 5.1%
 Other: 32.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts54.00.1
Car repair64.40.2
Gas stations54.20.1
Beauty salons53.30.1
Firefighting and rescue53.80.1
Public administration530.7 years0.1
Social work54.30.1
Education other523.7 years2.40.1
Art galleries64.50.2
Museums522.5 years4.60.1
Loan companies720.9 years4.70.2
Convenience stores524.1 years4.40.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets623.9 years4.00.2
Seafood stores946.3 years4.20.2
Demolition and site preparation629.5 years5.00.2
General contractors723.2 years3.60.2
Other construction724.5 years5.00.2
Real estate95.00.2
Bed and breakfasts1022.5 years4.40.3
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts64.30.2
Hotels and motels74.80.2
Other accommodation1324.3 years4.50.3
Travel agencies64.80.2
All membership organizations50.1
Construction of buildings629.9 years5.00.2
Import and export743 years4.40.2
Other membership organizations1022.1 years4.90.3
Wholesale of construction supplies635.5 years4.60.2
Wholesale of machinery742.4 years4.30.2
Personal services518.3 years4.90.1
Health and medical1224.3 years5.00.3
American restaurants54.10.1
Bars, pubs and taverns64.40.2
Cafes725.3 years4.50.2
Clothing stores54.70.1
Electronics stores64.90.2
Gifts, cards and party supplies925.2 years4.50.2
Hardware stores631.7 years4.50.2
Jewelers and watches64.60.2
Shopping other1625.3 years4.50.4
Public parks134.20.3

Business distribution by price for Postal Code B0J

 Moderate: 36.1%
 Inexpensive: 35.4%
 Expensive: 15.6%
 Very Expensive: 12.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code B0J CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code B0J516,865 t13.4 t93.1 t/km²
Nova Scotia11,713,993 t12.4 t189.6 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code B0J CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)516,865 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)93.1 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
7/16/078:27 AM3.274.4 km5,000 mNova Scotia, Canadausgs.gov


Percentage of businesses by city in B0J
 Lunenburg, Nova Scotia: 28.6%
 Chester, Nova Scotia: 20%
 Mahone Bay (town): 14.2%
 Hubbards, Nova Scotia: 9%
 Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia: 7.2%
 Other: 20.9%

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