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Benalto, Alberta

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Welcome to Benalto ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Benalto had a population of 133 people.<1>

Benalto is 3,100 feet [945 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Benalto is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Benalto 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 Benalto: (403) and (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Benalto: T0M<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Benalto had a population of 133 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Benalto had a population of 133 people.

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

Communities near Benalto ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2006
Bentley   [Map]   1,083   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eckville   [Map]   951   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Gull Lake   [Map]   204   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jarvis Bay   [Map]   183   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leslieville   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Norglenwold   [Map]   270   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Benalto ...

Looking for more information about Benalto? 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 Benalto, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Benalto.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Benalto 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 Benalto - 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).

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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 Benalto). 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 Benalto 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Benalto) 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 Benalto. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Benalto

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Benalto. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3088, Longitude: -114.2787     [Map].

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