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Introduction ...

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

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Around Chancellor ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chestermere. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the west of Chancellor. Chestermere has a population of 14,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Strathmore. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the west of Chancellor and has a population of 12,200 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Acme   [Map]   656   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bassano   [Map]   1,345   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Beiseker   [Map]   804   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Carbon   [Map]   570   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Carseland   [Map]   ---   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Duchess   [Map]   978   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Langdon   [Map]   ---   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Rockyford   [Map]   349   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rosemary   [Map]   388   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Standard   [Map]   380   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Vulcan   [Map]   1,940   S   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Anastasia   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cluny   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dorothy   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gleichen   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hussar   [Map]   187   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nacmine   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Namaka   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Nightingale   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rosebud   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rosedale Station   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rosedale   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Shouldice   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Stobart   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Wayne   [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 Chancellor.

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

Airports Near Chancellor ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ostergard's Airport   [Map]   CDO2   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rockyford Airport   [Map]   CFC6   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bassano Airport   [Map]   CEN2   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drumheller Muni.   [Map]   CEG4   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]   CDJ5   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cheadle Airport   [Map]   CFQ4   W   34 miles [54.7 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 Chancellor.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chancellor. 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
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   W   51 miles [82.1 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   N   156 miles [251.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   NNW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport(YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   CYQL   S   100 miles [160.9 km]
Medicine Hat Airport(YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   CYXH   SE   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ostergard's Airport   [Map]   CDO2   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rockyford Airport   [Map]   CFC6   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bassano Airport   [Map]   CEN2   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drumheller Muni.   [Map]   CEG4   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]   CDJ5   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cheadle Airport   [Map]   CFQ4   W   34 miles [54.7 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.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brooks Rgnl.   (ICAO: CYBP)   [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
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna 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
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Medicine Hat Airport   (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Chancellor 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 beginning in Chancellor. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chancellor) 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 Chancellor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chancellor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chancellor. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0833, Longitude: -112.8333     [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 Chancellor), 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 Chancellor.



 
 
 

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