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Beiseker, Alberta

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Welcome to Beiseker ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Beiseker had a population of 804 people.<1>

The village of Beiseker was founded in 1908 and was incorporated as a village in 1921.

Beiseker is 2,980 feet [908 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Beiseker is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Beiseker 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).

Telephone area codes for Beiseker: (403) & (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Beiseker had a population of 804 people.

The population of Beiseker represents 0.02% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 132nd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 804 people, the population of Beiseker decreased 4.06% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 838 people).

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

Communities near Beiseker ...

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

Community   2006
Acme   [Map]   656   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bircham   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Carbon   [Map]   570   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lyalta   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

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

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

Websites for Beiseker ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beiseker ...

Looking for more information about Beiseker? 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 Beiseker, 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 Beiseker.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Beiseker. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Beiseker 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 Beiseker - 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 (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Beiseker.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beiseker. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beiseker

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beiseker. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.3833, Longitude: -113.5333     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Beiseker.