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Georgetown, Alberta

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Welcome to Georgetown ...

So far, we have found very little information about Georgetown. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Georgetown to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Georgetown, please Contact Us.




Georgetown was established in 1912.

Time Zone: The area where Georgetown was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR).

Georgetown would have been located in the (403) & (587)<2> area codes.

Communities near Georgetown ...

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.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Anthracite - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Banff   [Map]   6,700   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bankhead - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dead Man's Flats   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Exshaw   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kananaskis   [Map]   429   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Georgetown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 109 communities that are also named Georgetown - they are located in Alabama (5), Alaska, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (7), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (6), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maine (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador (3), North Carolina (6), Ohio (9), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (8), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7), Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Georgetown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Georgetown no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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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 Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Georgetown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Georgetown.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Georgetown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Georgetown) 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 Georgetown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Georgetown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Georgetown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.1089, Longitude: -115.3936     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Georgetown have been estimated.

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Georgetown 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Georgetown.



 
 
 

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