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Welcome to Akenside ...

We aren't confident of the location of Akenside, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

Time Zone: Akenside 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).

Area codes for Akenside: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Akenside: T8A<3>

Communities near Akenside ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Akenside and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006<5>
Population
DirDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   S   18 miles [29 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Akenside. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akenside ...

Looking for more information about Akenside? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Akenside? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Akenside, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Akenside.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<3>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 Akenside, 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 Akenside). 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 Akenside or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Akenside) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akenside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6008, Longitude: -113.2492     [Map].

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<5>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Akenside 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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