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Alix, Alberta

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Welcome to Alix ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Alix had a population of 851 people.<1>

The village of Alix was incorporated June 3, 1907.

Alix was originally named Toddsville.

The community of Alix is 2,610 feet [796 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Alix is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Alix lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Area codes for Alix: (403) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Alix had a population of 851 people.

The population of Alix represents 0.03% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 126th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 851 people, the population of Alix increased 3.15% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 825 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alix.

Communities near Alix ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bashaw   [Map]   796   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clive   [Map]   562   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Delburne   [Map]   765   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Erskine   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Joffre   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lousana   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Alix.

Communities Also Named Alix ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alix - it's located in Arkansas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alix.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alix. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alix:

Websites for Alix ...

Official Website: www.villageofalix.ca/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alix ...

Looking for more information about Alix? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alix, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alix.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Alix. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The official website for Alix: www.villageofalix.ca/

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Alix were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alix - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Alix.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Alix. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alix) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alix. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alix

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alix. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3987, Longitude: -113.1871     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alix.



 
 
 

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