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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saint Vincent.

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Around Saint Vincent ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cold Lake. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Saint Vincent. Cold Lake has a population of 12,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bonnyville. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the east of Saint Vincent and has a population of 6,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Saint Vincent and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beaver Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bonnyville Beach   [Map]   97   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Boyne Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Franchere   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Goodridge   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gurneyville   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hoselaw   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lafond   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Pelican Narrows   [Map]   141   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Brides   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Edouard   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Lina   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Spedden   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Therien   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Saint Vincent ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   ENE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   SW   37 miles [59.5 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 Saint Vincent.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saint Vincent. 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   WSW   110 miles [177 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   SE   233 miles [375 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SSW   239 miles [384.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   ENE   46 miles [74 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   SSW   76 miles [122.3 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   SE   76 miles [122.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
St. Paul Airport(ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   CEW3   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport(YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   CYBF   ENE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport   [Map]   CEL6   SW   37 miles [59.5 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
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        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
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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 Saint Vincent 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' distance beginning in Saint Vincent. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Vincent) 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 Saint Vincent. 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 Saint Vincent

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Vincent. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.1533, Longitude: -111.2764     [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 Saint Vincent), 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 Saint Vincent.



 
 
 

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