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Welcome to Canora ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Canora had a population of 2,013 people.<1>

The town of Canora is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Canora lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).

Note: If you leave Canora and travel east, you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Telephone area codes for Canora: (306) & (639)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Canora had a population of 2,013 people.

The population of Canora represents 0.2% of the population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 30th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,013 people, the population of Canora decreased 8.5% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 2,200 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Canora.

Communities near Canora ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Amsterdam   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   225   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Burgis Beach   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crystal Lake   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ebenezer   [Map]   139   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Good Spirit Acres   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Canora.

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 Canora. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Canora:

Websites for Canora ...

Official Website: www.canora.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canora ...

Looking for more information about Canora? 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 Canora, 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 Canora.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Canora. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Canora: www.canora.com/

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Canora 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canora - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Canora.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Canora. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Canora) 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 Canora. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Canora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canora. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.6315, Longitude: -102.4361     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Canora.



 
 
 

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