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Introduction ...

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

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Around Bruderhein ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southwest of Bruderhein. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the west of Bruderhein and has a population of 57,700 people.

For comparison, Bruderhein has a population of 1,200 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Vegreville   [Map]   5,519   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Ardrossan   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chipman   [Map]   238   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Egremont   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fedorah   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hairsine   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Hewitt Estates   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hilliard   [Map]   ---   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Josephburg   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lamoureux   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Opal   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Radway   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Michael   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Star   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Waskatenau   [Map]   278   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Wostok   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Bruderhein ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   SSE   31 miles [49.9 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 Bruderhein.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bruderhein. 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   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   191 miles [307.4 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   282 miles [453.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SE   65 miles [104.6 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   ENE   117 miles [188.3 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SSW   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chipman Airport   [Map]   CFU3   ESE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   SSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   SSE   31 miles [49.9 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 / 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
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Bruderhein: www.bruderheim.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 Bruderhein 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 from Bruderhein. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bruderhein) 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 Bruderhein. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bruderhein

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bruderhein. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8035, Longitude: -112.9265     [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 Bruderhein), 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 Bruderhein.



 
 
 

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