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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 52. The best cities in Nova Scotia ranked by Walk Score are Halifax, Yarmouth, and Truro, while the least walkable cities are Kentville, Amherst, and Bridgewater.

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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.


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Halifax (the largest city in Nova Scotia) 70 59 -- 97,854
Truro 51 -- -- 12,059
Amherst 47 -- -- 9,717
New Glasgow 51 -- -- 9,562
Bridgewater 51 -- -- 8,241
Yarmouth 55 -- -- 6,761
Kentville 36 -- -- 6,094