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2001 population: 11,457
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Truro is a town in Colchester County, in the province of Nova Scotia. It is on the Salmon River.

The town was named for Truro, England.


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  ·Local gas prices

Former and merged community names include:
· Cobequid
Local festivals include:
· Tulip Festival - May 18-21, 2007
· Summer Music Festival - Aug. 18-20, 2007
Dates often change. Check Truro web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Victoria Park
Historic sites and museums: Colchester Historical Museum, Little White Schoolhouse Museum
Colleges and universities: Nova Scotia Community College - Truro Campus
Listed places in Truro:
 Colleges (1)
 Hotels (3)
 Newspapers (1)
 Also see listings below

Sections below provide additional information and links about Truro travel and tourism, maps, recreation, government and transportation.

Note: The ePodunk database includes many places that are no longer populated communities. These may include rural crossroads, hamlets, ghost towns or settlements that have been absorbed by nearby cities or towns.

Truro, NS locator map
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Truro Web sites
 Truro local government
 Colchester County government
 Truro Chamber of Commerce
 Truro tourism

Ancestry & family history
 Genealogy page (NS GenWeb) for Colchester County
 Nova Scotia genealogy page (GenWeb)
 Nova Scotia genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 Nova Scotia family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
  Library and Archives Canada collection

  Immigration:
  Immigration records, 1925-1935
  Land:
  Canadian County Atlas

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 Nova Scotia archive
 Library & Archives Canada

Cemeteries
 Add a local cemetery to our listings


Communities
 Communities near Truro

Economy
 Employment growth & unemployment rates

Education
Colleges and universities in Truro include Nova Scotia Agricultural College

 Colleges in Nova Scotia

Environment
 Air quality forecasts for Nova Scotia
 Environment Canada
 Nature Conservancy in Canada

Events
 Truro festival web sites:
  Tulip Festival

 ePodunk festival listings

Food & restaurants
 Chowhound message boards for Canada

Government
 Truro local government Web site
 Colchester County government
 Nova Scotia provincial government

Historical societies
 Colchester County historical society
 Nova Scotia historical society

History
 Archives in Nova Scotia
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
 Jobs in Nova Scotia


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Media
Newspapers in Truro include Truro Daily News

 Newspapers in Nova Scotia

Obituaries
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 Airports near Truro
 Hotels in or near Truro
 Truro tourism
 Nova Scotia tourism bureau
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 Nova Scotia weather conditions

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