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Red Willow, Alberta

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Welcome to Red Willow ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Red Willow had a population of 45 people.<1>

Red Willow is 2,540 feet [774 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Red Willow is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Red Willow 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 Red Willow: (403) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Red Willow had a population of 45 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Red Willow had a population of 45 people.


More information can be found on the Census Page for Red Willow.

Communities near Red Willow ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Red Willow and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2006
Bashaw   [Map]   796   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Botha   [Map]   185   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Donalda   [Map]   224   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Erskine   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gadsby   [Map]   35   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Meeting Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Red Willow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Red Willow - it's located in Nebraska.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Willow ...

Looking for more information about Red Willow? 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.

Looking for more information about Red Willow? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Red Willow, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Red Willow.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Red Willow. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Red Willow. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Red Willow 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Willow - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Red Willow.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Red Willow. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Red Willow) 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 Red Willow. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Red Willow

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Willow. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4500, Longitude: -112.5667     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Red Willow.


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