View across Jean Lake to Wabush
|Motto : From the Earth we prosper|
|Location in Newfoundland and Labrador|
|Province :||Newfoundland and Labrador|
|Region:||Census Division No. 10|
|Area :||46.25 km²|
|Residents :||1906 (as of 2016)|
|Population density :||41.2 inhabitants / km²|
Wabush is a municipality ( town ) in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador . In 2016 the population was 1906.
Economy and Transport
The city lives from mining. It is connected to Canada's road network via the Trans-Labrador Highway . The Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway connects the city with Sept-Îles . There is also a small airport ( IATA : YWK) from which regular direct connections to Québec and Montreal-Trudeau are offered.
- Shawn Doyle (born 1968), actor
- Wabush, Census 2016 . Statistics Canada. Retrieved November 30, 2018.