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Welcome to Reno ...

When the people of Reno refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Renoite<1>

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Reno had a population of 15 people.<2>

Time Zone: Reno 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 Reno: (780) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Reno: T0H<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Reno had a population of 15 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Reno had a population of 15 people.

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More information can be found on the Census Page for Reno.

Communities near Reno ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Reno and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Donnelly   [Map]   293   S   18 miles [29 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Girouxville   [Map]   282   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Jean Cote   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marie Reine   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
McLennan   [Map]   824   S   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Reno ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Reno - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Texas (2).

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Reno ...

Looking for more information about Reno? 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 Reno? 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 Reno, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Reno.

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) Reno. 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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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 Reno. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Reno refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Reno may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Reno 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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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Reno.

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<4>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Reno). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Reno or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Reno. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Reno) 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 Reno. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Reno

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reno. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.9938, Longitude: -117.0026     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Reno.



 
 
 

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