Welcome to Falher ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Falher had a population of 941 people.<1>
The town of Falher was founded in 1912 and was incorporated as a town in 1955.
Time Zone: Falher 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 Falher: (780) & (587)<2>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Falher had a population of 941 people.
The population of Falher represents 0.03% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 119th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 941 people, the population of Falher decreased 15.15% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,109 people).
Communities near Falher ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Falher and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Falher.
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 Falher. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Falher:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falher ...
Looking for more information about Falher? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Falher, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Falher.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Falher. 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.
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.
|<1>||Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Falher 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>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Falher.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Falher. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Falher) 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 Falher. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falher
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falher. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.7283, Longitude: -117.1935 [Map].
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Falher.