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Port Williams
Nickname(s): The Port, P-Dubs
Motto: A Progressive Community
Country  Canada
Province  Nova Scotia
County Kings County
Founded 1760
Incorporated 1951
Highest elevation 14 m (46 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,120
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code B0P 1T0
Area code(s) 902
Telephone Exchange 542
  • Median household income, 2005 ($) (all households)

Port Williams is a Canadian village in Kings County, Nova Scotia. It is located on the north bank of the Cornwallis River, named after Edward Cornwallis, first governor of Nova Scotia. As of 2016, the population was 1,120.


Notable residents

  • Benjamin Belcher
  • Samuel Bayard of the King's Orange Rangers
  • Jacob Shaffelburg - professional footballer for Toronto FC

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