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Big Valley, Alberta
Welcome to Big Valley ...
A typical abbreviation for Big Valley: Big Vly. (or less commonly used: Big Vally. or Big Vlly.)
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Big Valley had a population of 351 people.<1>
The village of Big Valley is 2,720 feet [829 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Big Valley is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Big Valley 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 Big Valley: (403) and (587)<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Big Valley had a population of 351 people.
The population of Big Valley represents 0.01% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 178th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 351 people, the population of Big Valley increased 3.24% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 340 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Big Valley.
Communities near Big Valley ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Big Valley.
Communities Also Named Big Valley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Big Valley - they are located in California and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Valley.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Big Valley:
Websites for Big Valley ...
Official Website: www.villageofbigvalley.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Valley ...
Looking for more information about Big Valley? 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 Big Valley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Big Valley.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Big Valley: www.villageofbigvalley.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019