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Welcome to Birch Cove ...

A typical abbreviation for Birch Cove: Birch Cv.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Birch Cove had a population of 38 people.<1>

The village of Birch Cove was incorporated December 31, 1988.

Time Zone: Birch Cove 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 Birch Cove: (780) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Birch Cove had a population of 38 people.

With a 2006 count of 38 people, the population of Birch Cove decreased 24% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 50 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Birch Cove.

Communities near Birch Cove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Birch Cove and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006
Population
Change
Since 2001
DirectionDistance
Alberta Beach   [Map]     884+16.01%   S   18 miles [29 km]
Barrhead   [Map]     4,209+0.09%   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nakamun Park   [Map]     88+183.87%   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Onoway   [Map]     875+3.31%   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Ross Haven   [Map]     198+81.65%   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sunrise Beach   [Map]     170+78.95%   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We've added a new section to our Genealogy Helper Page for Birch Cove.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Birch Cove. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) Birch Cove. 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
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Birch Cove 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>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Birch Cove.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning at Birch Cove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Birch Cove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Birch Cove. 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 Birch Cove

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Birch Cove.



 
 
 

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