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Welcome to Bashaw ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Bashaw had a population of 796 people.<1>

The town of Bashaw is 2,610 feet [796 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Bashaw is ½ mile above sea level.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Bashaw had a population of 796 people.

The population of Bashaw represents 0.02% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 133rd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 796 people, the population of Bashaw decreased 3.52% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 825 people).

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

Communities near Bashaw ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bashaw and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alix   [Map]   851   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Donalda   [Map]   224   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Edberg   [Map]   155   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Erskine   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mirror   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bashaw ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bashaw - it's located in Wisconsin.

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

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

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

Websites for Bashaw ...

Official Website: www.townofbashaw.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bashaw ...

Looking for more information about Bashaw? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bashaw, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bashaw.

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The official website for Bashaw: www.townofbashaw.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Bashaw 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 Bashaw - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bashaw) 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 Bashaw. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bashaw

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bashaw. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5833, Longitude: -112.9667     [Map].

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