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Welcome to Blackfalds ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Blackfalds had a population of 4,618 people.<1>
The town of Blackfalds is 2,880 feet [878 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Blackfalds is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Blackfalds 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 Blackfalds: (403) & (587)<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Blackfalds had a population of 4,618 people.
The population of Blackfalds represents 0.14% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 51st most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 4,618 people, the population of Blackfalds increased 48.2% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 3,116 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blackfalds.
Communities near Blackfalds ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Blackfalds and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Blackfalds.
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 Blackfalds:
Websites for Blackfalds ...
Official Website: www.blackfalds.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blackfalds ...
Looking for more information about Blackfalds? 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 Blackfalds, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blackfalds.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Blackfalds: www.blackfalds.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019