Crow Head

Crow Head is a small town located on the north island of Twillingate in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is home to the Long Point Lighthouse and Twillingate Dinner Theatre. Its only land border is with the Town of Twillingate, to the southeast.

Crow Head
Town
Crow Head
Location of Crow Head
Crow Head
Crow Head (Canada)
Coordinates: 49°40′47″N 54°48′00″W
CountryCanada
ProvinceNewfoundland and Labrador
Census division8
Government
  MayorJohn Hamlyn
  MLADerek Bennett (Lewisporte-Twillingate)
  MPScott Simms (Coast of Bays—Central—Notre Dame)
Area
  Land2.98 km2 (1.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
  Total177
  Density59.4/km2 (154/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−03:30 (NST)
  Summer (DST)UTC−02:30 (NDT)
Postal Code
A0G 4M0
Area code(s)709
HighwaysHighway 340

As of 2016, there were 177 residents, down 12.8% from 203 in 2011. There were a total of 116 private dwellings.[1]

Its mayor, John Hamlyn, has been serving since 1963 and is the longest-serving mayor in Canada.[2]

See also

References

  1. "Census Profile, 2016 Census Crow Head, Town [Census subdivision], Newfoundland and Labrador". Statistics Canada. Retrieved October 28, 2019.
  2. "Mayor John Hamlyn has enjoyed his 55 years of service in Crow Head". The Telegram. Saltwire Network. November 14, 2018. Retrieved October 28, 2019.


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