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Blairmore, Alberta

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Welcome to Blairmore ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Blairmore had a population of 1,830 people.<1>

Blairmore is 4,700 feet [1,433 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Blairmore is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Blairmore 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).

Note: If you leave Blairmore and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Blairmore: T0K<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Blairmore had a population of 1,830 people.

The population of Blairmore represents 0.06% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time).

The population of Blairmore represents 0.06% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time).

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

Communities near Blairmore ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Blairmore and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2006
Beaver Mines   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bever Mines   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Burmis - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cowley   [Map]   219   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Crowsnest   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lundbreck   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Blairmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Blairmore - it's located in Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blairmore.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blairmore ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Blairmore 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 Blairmore - 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 Blairmore). 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 Blairmore 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blairmore) 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 Blairmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blairmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blairmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.6079, Longitude: -114.4390     [Map].

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