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Introduction ...

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

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Around Jarvie ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morinville. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of Jarvie. Morinville has a population of 8,600 people.<1>

The next largest community is Westlock. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the south of Jarvie and has a population of 4,800 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 Jarvie and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Boyle   [Map]   844   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Smith   [Map]   ---   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Sunrise Beach   [Map]   170   S   46 miles [74 km]
Thorhild   [Map]   505   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Vimy   [Map]   ---   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Whispering Hills   [Map]   125   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bloomsbury   [Map]   ---   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dapp   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fawcett   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Flatbush   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Freedom   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Kilsyth   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Larkspur   [Map]   56   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Linaria   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Neerlandia   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Nestow   [Map]   ---   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pibroch   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rochester   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rossington   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Tawatinaw   [Map]   ---   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Vega   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Jarvie ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   ENE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   S   54 miles [86.9 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   WNW   58 miles [93.3 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 Jarvie.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Jarvie. 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   SSE   80 miles [128.7 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   230 miles [370.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Westlock Airport   [Map]   CES4   SSE   23 miles [37 km]
Barrhead Airport   [Map]   CEP3   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Athabasca Airport(ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]   CYWM   ENE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Boyle Airport   [Map]   CFM7   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   S   54 miles [86.9 km]
Swan Hills Airport   [Map]   CEM5   WNW   58 miles [93.3 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
 
Athabasca Airport   (ICAO: CYWM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Jarvie 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Jarvie. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jarvie) 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 Jarvie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jarvie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jarvie. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4575, Longitude: -113.9885     [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 Jarvie), 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 Jarvie.



 
 
 

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