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Donnelly, Alberta

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Welcome to Donnelly ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Donnelly had a population of 293 people.<1>

The village of Donnelly was founded in 1912.

Donnelly is 1,950 feet [594 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Donnelly 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 Donnelly: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Donnelly had a population of 293 people.

With a 2006 count of 293 people, the population of Donnelly decreased 16.52% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 351 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Donnelly.

Communities near Donnelly ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2006
Girouxville   [Map]   282   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Guy   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kathleen   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Nampa   [Map]   360   N   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Donnelly ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Donnelly - they are located in Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Donnelly.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Donnelly. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Donnelly:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Donnelly ...

Looking for more information about Donnelly? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Donnelly? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Donnelly, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Donnelly.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Donnelly. 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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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Donnelly 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Donnelly - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Donnelly.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Donnelly. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Donnelly) 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 Donnelly. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Donnelly

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Donnelly. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.7333, Longitude: -117.1167     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Donnelly.


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