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Vegreville, Alberta

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Time Zone: Vegreville lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Telephone Area Codes: (587)<1>, (780)

Postal Forward Sortation Area (FSA): T9C<2>

Elevation: 2,070 feet [630.94 m] above sea level<3>

Population

2006:<4>     5,519 (2.66% increase since 2001)  
2001:     5,376
 
(For more detail, see our Census Page for Vegreville)

Official Website: www.vegreville.com/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<5>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Vegreville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4972, Longitude: -112.0524     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   53° 29' 49"
Lon:   -112° 3' 8"

About Alberta

Population

2006:     3,290,350 (10.61% increase since 2001)  
2001:     2,974,807

Websites for Province of Alberta

Official Website:   www.alberta.ca/
Tourism:   www.travelalberta.com/

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The official website for Vegreville: www.vegreville.com/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Vegreville.

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<2>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)'. In the case of Vegreville, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Vegreville). 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 Vegreville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vegreville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Vegreville 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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<5>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Vegreville, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Vegreville.



 
 
 

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