Welcome to Wabamun ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Wabamun had a population of 601 people.<1>
Time Zone: Wabamun 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 Wabamun: (780) & (587)<2>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Wabamun had a population of 601 people.
The population of Wabamun represents 0.02% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 146th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 601 people, the population of Wabamun has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 601 people).
Communities near Wabamun ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wabamun and not the distance if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Wabamun.
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 Wabamun. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wabamun:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wabamun ...
Looking for more information about Wabamun? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Wabamun, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wabamun.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Wabamun. 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.
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.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wabamun. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Wabamun 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>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Wabamun.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Wabamun. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wabamun) 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 Wabamun. 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 Wabamun
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wabamun. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5761, Longitude: -114.4166 [Map].
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wabamun.