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The location of Beaumont









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Beaumont.

This page contains six sections:

Around Beaumont ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the north of Beaumont. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the northwest of Beaumont and has a population of 57,700 people.

For comparison, Beaumont has a population of 13,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   S   18 miles [29 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ponoka   [Map]   6,591   S   46 miles [74 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Tofield   [Map]   1,876   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Aspen Gardens   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Avonmore   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Belgravia   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brander Gardens   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cooking Lake   [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hazeldean   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Idylwylde   [Map]     N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kameyosek   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Looma   [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Nisku   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ramsay Heights   [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rolly View   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Steinhauer   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Weinlos   [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Westbrook Estate   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Beaumont ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Beaumont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaumont ...

Looking for more information about Beaumont? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Beaumont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beaumont.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Beaumont. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Beaumont Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Beaumont


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Beaumont ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Beaumont.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport (FAA ID: CFB6)   [Map]   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Beaumont.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Beaumont. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   156 miles [251.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   ESE   66 miles [106.2 km]
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   SSW   83 miles [133.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   ENE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wetaskiwin Rgnl. (FAA ID: CEX3)   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport (FAA ID: CFB6)   [Map]   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tofield Airport (FAA ID: CEV7)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Camrose Airport (FAA ID: CEQ3)   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Beaumont: www.town.beaumont.ab.ca/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaumont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.3525, Longitude: -113.4154     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Beaumont), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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