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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Armena.

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Around Armena ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northwest of Armena. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northwest of Armena and has a population of 57,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Armena and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   41 miles [66 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Vegreville   [Map]   5,519   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bittern Lake   [Map]   225   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cooking Lake   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Duhamel   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ferlow Junction   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gwynne   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hay Lakes   [Map]   362   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kingman   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lindbrook   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Looma   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
New Norway   [Map]   323   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Sarepta   [Map]   410   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ohaton   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rolly View   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Round Hill   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
South Cooking Lake   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Armena.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Armena. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Armena ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Armena.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bashaw Airport   [Map]   CFK2   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Armena.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Armena. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   WNW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   145 miles [233.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SSW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   E   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Bashaw Airport   [Map]   CFK2   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Armena 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Armena. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Armena) 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 Armena. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Armena

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armena. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.1216, Longitude: -112.9488     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Armena), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Armena.



 
 
 

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