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Introduction ...

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

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Around Telfordville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northeast of Telfordville. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the northeast of Telfordville 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 drove it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Rimbey   [Map]   2,252   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Thorsby   [Map]   945   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alsike   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Argentia Beach   [Map]   52   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Buford   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Burtonsville   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Carnwood   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fern Creek   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Golden Days   [Map]   207   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Itaska Beach   [Map]   35   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Keephills   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mission Beach   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mulhurst   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Saint Francis   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sundance Beach   [Map]   102   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sunnybrook   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Warburg   [Map]   621   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Telfordville ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ENE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport   [Map]   CEH3   SSE   48 miles [77.2 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 Telfordville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Telfordville. 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   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   148 miles [238.2 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   75 miles [120.7 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   E   95 miles [152.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Drayton Valley Airport   [Map]   CER3   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl.   [Map]   CEX3   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rimbey Airport   [Map]   CFC7   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ENE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ponoka Industrial Airport   [Map]   CEH3   SSE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   NE   54 miles [86.9 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 / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Telfordville. 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 Telfordville 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 that begins in Telfordville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Telfordville) 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 Telfordville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Telfordville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Telfordville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2667, Longitude: -114.1667     [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 Telfordville), 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 Telfordville.



 
 
 

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