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Introduction ...

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

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Around Delacour ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the southwest of Delacour. Calgary has a population of 1,095,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the northwest of Delacour and has a population of 42,600 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Black Diamond   [Map]   1,900   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Chestermere   [Map]   9,564   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cochrane   [Map]   13,491   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
High River   [Map]   10,716   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Langdon   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Okotoks   [Map]   17,150   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   N   46 miles [74 km]
Strathmore   [Map]   10,220   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Turner Valley   [Map]   1,908   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Abbeydale   [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Albert Park   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Balzac   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cheadle   [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Conrich   [Map]     SW   5 miles [8 km]
Dalroy   [Map]     E   4 miles [6.4 km]
High Point Estates   [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Janet   [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kathyrn   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Keoma   [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lyalta   [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Martindale   [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ramsay   [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Shepard   [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sunnyside   [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Delacour ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cheadle Airport   [Map]   CFQ4   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]   CDJ5   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   WSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]   CEG2   NNE   23 miles [37 km]
Springbank Airport (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]   CYBW   W   26 miles [41.8 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 Delacour.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Delacour. 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   WSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   N   149 miles [239.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   N   71 miles [114.3 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport(YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   CYQL   SSE   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cheadle Airport   [Map]   CFQ4   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Strathmore Airport   [Map]   CDJ5   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Beiseker Airport   [Map]   CFV2   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Acme Airport   [Map]   CEG2   NNE   23 miles [37 km]
Springbank Airport (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]   CYBW   W   26 miles [41.8 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.

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
 
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
 
Springbank Airport   (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]
        Website for Springbank Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Delacour. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Delacour 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' distance that starts in Delacour. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delacour) 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 Delacour. 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 Delacour

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delacour. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1500, Longitude: -113.7667     [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 Delacour), 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 Delacour.



 
 
 

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