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Cities in Nova Scotia

The 7 largest cities in Nova Scotia (the most populous cities in CA-NS are Halifax, Truro, and Amherst) have an average Walk Score of 38. The best cities in Nova Scotia ranked by Walk Score are Halifax, New Glasgow, and Yarmouth, while the least walkable cities are Kentville, Bridgewater, and Amherst.

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The list of Nova Scotia cities below is sorted by Walk Score, but can also be sorted by population or alphabetically (click table's heading to sort). Find out how Walk Score works.


Zip Code

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score


Halifax (the largest city in Nova Scotia) 63 60 59 97,854
Truro 36 -- 33 12,059
Amherst 34 -- 42 9,717
New Glasgow 39 -- 31 9,562
Bridgewater 32 -- 28 8,241
Yarmouth 37 -- 40 6,761
Kentville 22 -- 26 6,094