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Postal Code B3T - Nova Scotia

Area of Postal Code B3T233.5 km²
Male Population8,689 (48.3%)
Female Population9,285 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +45.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +12.9%
Median Age39.9 years
Male Median Age38.8 years
Female Median Age40.9 years
Area Codes902
Postal Code ExtensionsB3T 0A1 | B3T 0A2 | B3T 0A3 | B3T 0A4 | B3T 0A5 | B3T 0A6 | B3T 0A7 | B3T 0A8 | B3T 0B1 | B3T 0B2 | More
Associated CitiesShad Bay, Nova Scotia | Prospect, Nova Scotia
NeighborhoodsBeechville, Glengarry Estates, Greenhead Road, Greenwood Heights, Lakeside, North End, Prospect Village, Timberlea
Local TimeFriday 4:15 AM
TimezoneBolivia Time
Coordinates44.57899130343162° / -63.72845301232173°
Related Postal CodesB3LB3MB3NB3PB3RB3S

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Postal Code B3T Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density53.0 / km²63.8 / km²68.2 / km²77.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

B3T Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 12.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code B3T+45.1%+20.6%+12.9%
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 B3T Median Age

Median Age: 39.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code B3T39.9 years40.9 years38.8 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 B3T Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5473447921
85 Plus91215307
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code B3T Population Density

Population Density: 77.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code B3T17,974233.5 km²77.0 / 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 B3T Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 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 Distribution by neighborhood in B3T
 Greenwood Heights: 24.8%
 Beechville: 13.9%
 Glengarry Estates: 11.9%
 Timberlea: 11.9%
 Greenhead Road: 7.9%
 Prospect Village: 5%
 Other: 24.8%

Business Concentration in Postal Code B3T

B3T Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.6%
 Home Services: 11.3%
 Industry: 10.5%
 Professional Services: 10.2%
 Automotive: 5.9%
 Local Services: 5.6%
 Restaurants: 5.2%
 Other: 33.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair1126.4 years4.30.6
Gas stations53.90.3
Beauty salons64.30.3
Secondary education53.10.3
Convenience stores64.00.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets64.30.3
Electrical installation822.2 years5.00.4
General contractors4122.1 years4.42.3
Moving companies83.30.4
Other construction1622.1 years4.00.9
Construction519.9 years4.20.3
Construction of buildings1725 years4.60.9
Freight/commercial transport52.90.3
Import and export629.9 years3.00.3
Warehousing and storage64.70.3
Wholesale of machinery94.40.5
Health and medical95.00.5
Churches1026.8 years4.50.6
Household appliances and goods92.60.5

Business distribution by price for Postal Code B3T

 Inexpensive: 50%
 Moderate: 44.4%
 Very Expensive: 5.6%

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 B3T CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code B3T274,719 t15.3 t1,176 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 B3T CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)274,719 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,176 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (2)
* 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 AM3.285.4 km5,000 mNova Scotia, Canadausgs.gov


Percentage of businesses by city in B3T
 Halifax: 47.8%
 Prospect, Nova Scotia: 20.1%
 Chitek Lake, Saskatchewan: 17.2%
 Terrace Bay: 10.4%
 Other: 4.5%

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