Shelburne, Nova Scotia

Work, Life, and Community in Perfect Balance!

Welcome to a place where diversity thrives, and each day is an exciting journey of discovery, growth, and connection.

Love where you live!

We take pride in our commitment to inclusivity and strive to create a safe and welcoming space for all. Our community initiatives promote diversity and social equity, ensuring that everyone’s voice is heard and respected. Come together with neighbors in engaging dialogues, fostering connections that transcend differences and forge lasting bonds of friendship.

Nature and recreation enthusiasts will revel in the abundance of outdoor activities available in our diverse community. With parks, trails, and recreational facilities designed to cater to all interests, you’ll find countless opportunities to stay active, unwind, and connect with nature. Embrace a sense of belonging as you join community sports leagues, yoga classes, or simply find solace in the tranquility of our green spaces.

Affordable living


Property tax rates, per $100 of assessment.



population growth since 2016

Diverse Population


of residents were born outside of Nova Scotia.



of properties have access to Fibre Op


Two ElementaryHillcrest Academy, Lockeport Elementary
Two SecondaryShelburne Regional High, Lockeport Regional High
One Post SecondaryNova Scotia Community College


Roseway Hospital – inpatient, ambulatory and emergency care.
Shelburne Primary Care Clinic – collaberative primary care team.
Roseway Manor– Long term, senior and pallative care.

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Shelburne has many unique and exciting annual festivals.
Dock St. Days – August 4-6th
Journey Back to Birchtown – August 5-6th
Nova Scotia Pumpkin Regatta – October 7th
Miracle on Dock St. – December 2nd


The Little People’s Place provides quality care to children from ages 18 months to 10 years of age in a safe and nurturing environment.