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Andrew, Alberta

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Welcome to Andrew ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Andrew had a population of 465 people.<1>

The origin (or the toponymy) of Andrew: Named after Anker H. Lauritzen.

The village of Andrew is 2,030 feet [619 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Andrew 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 Andrew: (780) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Andrew: T0B<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Andrew had a population of 465 people.

The population of Andrew represents 0.01% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 157th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 465 people, the population of Andrew decreased 4.12% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 485 people).

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

Communities near Andrew ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Andrew and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Boian   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chipman   [Map]   238   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hairy Hill   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Luzan   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Saint Michael   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Andrew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Andrew - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andrew.

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 Andrew. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrew ...

Looking for more information about Andrew? 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 Andrew? 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 Andrew, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Andrew.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Andrew 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 Andrew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<4>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)'. 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 Andrew). 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 Andrew or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>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- Andrew) 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 Andrew. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Andrew

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andrew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8807, Longitude: -112.3351     [Map].

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