The Municipality of Kings is the third largest municipal unit in Nova Scotia with a population of over 60,000 residents. The economy is stable and well diversified. We have a compliment of urban and rural living to fit anyones taste. Our economic drivers are agriculture, tourism, food and beverage , manufacturing , retail, military and health care services.
Situated within Kings County is CFB Greenwood. 14 Wing Greenwood is the largest airbase on the east coast and home of three operational squadrons. Nova Scotia is the newest wine region in Canada with over 70% of the wineries located within the Municipality of Kings. Manufacturing is strong within the county with the international tire manufacturer Michelin Tire Inc. having a facility along side our new business park. Kings County is also known for being Nova Scotia's primary agricultural and agri-tourism region. These are just a few our business sectors that compliment our diversified economy.