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Introduction ...

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

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Around Duhamel ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northwest of Duhamel. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Leduc. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the northwest of Duhamel and has a population of 24,300 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   E   46 miles [74 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   10,752   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Stettler   [Map]   5,445   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Armena   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bashaw   [Map]   796   S   23 miles [37 km]
Bawlf   [Map]   367   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bittern Lake   [Map]   225   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Edberg   [Map]   155   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ferlow Junction   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gwynne   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hay Lakes   [Map]   362   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hobbema   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kelsey   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Meeting Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
New Norway   [Map]   323   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ohaton   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Round Hill   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Duhamel ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   W   18 miles [29 km]
Bashaw Airport   [Map]   CFK2   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport   [Map]   CEH3   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   N   35 miles [56.3 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 Duhamel.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Duhamel. 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   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   132 miles [212.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ENE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   SW   63 miles [101.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Camrose Airport   [Map]   CEQ3   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bawlf - Blackwells Airport   [Map]   CFR2   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   W   18 miles [29 km]
Bashaw Airport   [Map]   CFK2   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport   [Map]   CEH3   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tofield Airport   [Map]   CEV7   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   N   35 miles [56.3 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
 
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
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duhamel. 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 Duhamel 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 'point-to-point' distance from Duhamel. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Duhamel) 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 Duhamel. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Duhamel

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duhamel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9167, Longitude: -112.9667     [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 Duhamel), 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 Duhamel.



 
 
 

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