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Welcome to Fox Creek ...

A typical abbreviation for Fox Creek: Fox Crk. (or less commonly used: Fox Ck. or Fox Cr.)

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Fox Creek had a population of 2,278 people.<1>

The town of Fox Creek was founded in 1956 and was incorporated July 19, 1967.

Time Zone: Fox Creek 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).

Telephone area codes for Fox Creek: (780) and (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Fox Creek had a population of 2,278 people.

The population of Fox Creek represents 0.07% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 74th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,278 people, the population of Fox Creek decreased 2.52% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 2,337 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fox Creek.

Communities near Fox Creek ...

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 driven.<3>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Valleyview   [Map]   1,725   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Whitecourt   [Map]   8,971   E   48 miles [77.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fox Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Fox Creek - they are located in Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Fox Creek ...

Official Website: www.foxcreek.ca/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fox Creek ...

Looking for more information about Fox Creek? 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 Fox Creek, 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 Fox Creek.

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) Fox Creek. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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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The official website for Fox Creek: www.foxcreek.ca/

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 Fox Creek 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 Fox Creek.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Fox Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fox Creek) 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 Fox Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fox Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4001, Longitude: -116.7967     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fox Creek.



 
 
 

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