New Brunswick province is located on the eastern seaboard of the North American continent. It is one of the three Maritime and four Atlantic provinces. New Brunswick shares a border with Quebec to the north, Nova Scotia to the east, the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to the northeast, the Bay of Fundy to the southeast, and the U.S. state of Maine to the west. Map of New Brunswick Province covers an area of about 72,908 sq. km. Fredericton is the official capital of New Brunswick while Moncton and Saint John are the largest cities.
Chartered by King George III, the province was named for the royal house of Brunswick. New Brunswick has contributed significantly to the national life of Canada, it is one of the smaller provinces and has always occupied a lesser role in the national economy. Its beautiful forests, rivers, lakes, and seashore—attractions for tourists, hunters, and sport fishermen—have remained relatively unspoiled.
Political Map of New Brunswick Province
New Brunswick is located in the Canadian Maritimes region. Political Map of New Brunswick Province shares a border with Quebec to the north, Nova Scotia to the east, the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to the northeast, the Bay of Fundy to the southeast, and the U.S. state of Maine to the west. Fredericton is the provincial capital and the 3rd largest city of New Brunswick. The Canadian Province of New Brunswick has a total of 236 Local Service Districts (LSD), 104 municipalities, and 12 Regional Service Commissions.
Geography Map of New Brunswick Province
New Brunswick is a roughly rectangular-shaped Canadian province. Geography Map of New Brunswick Province features the Appalachian Mountain ranges stretch across major portions in the north-central part of the province. Mount Carleton is the highest point in New Brunswick with an elevation of 817m. Some major rivers of the province are St. Croix, Restigouche, Miramichi, Petitcodiac, Kennebecasis, Napisiguit, and Canaan rivers.
Cities Map of New Brunswick Province