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Sunset View Acres, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Sunset View Acres.

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Around Sunset View Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the northeast of Sunset View Acres. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the north of Sunset View Acres and has a population of 57,700 people.

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

Community   2006
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   S   5 miles [8 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Acheson   [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Aspen Gardens   [Map]     E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brander Gardens   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Devonshire Meadows   [Map]     SW   5 miles [8 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mayfield   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ormsby Place   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Osborne Acres   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Peterburn Estates   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ramsay Heights   [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Steinhauer   [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Westbrook Estate   [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Woodland Park   [Map]     SW   2 miles [3.2 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sunset View Acres ...

As we travel, we always find names that give pause: while some are interesting and others familiar, some names are simply curious along with those that just strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name and if time permits, we'll try to make a side-trip.

Beverly   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast of Sunset View Acres   [Map]
Birch Cove   -   42 miles [67.6 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Bon Accord   -   29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Carbondale   -   22 miles [35.4 km] to the North   [Map]
Castle Island   -   30 miles [48.3 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Chipman   -   48 miles [77.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Clyde   -   48 miles [77.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Cooking Lake   -   25 miles [40.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Crystal Springs   -   35 miles [56.3 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Sunset View Acres.

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Sunset View Acres ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Sunset View Acres.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   25 miles [40.2 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 Sunset View Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sunset View Acres. 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
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   161 miles [259.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   81 miles [130.4 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   NE   33 miles [53.1 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
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Sunset View Acres 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Sunset View Acres. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunset View Acres) 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 Sunset View Acres. 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 Sunset View Acres

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset View Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4502, Longitude: -113.7430     [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 Sunset View Acres), 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 Sunset View Acres.


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