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Welcome to Busby ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Busby had a population of 90 people.<1>

Busby is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Busby is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Busby 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 Busby: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Busby had a population of 90 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Busby had a population of 90 people.

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

Communities near Busby ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Busby and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Calahoo   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nakamun Park   [Map]   88   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pickardville   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Busby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Busby - they are located in Kansas, Mississippi, Montana, New Brunswick, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Busby ...

Looking for more information about Busby? 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.

Looking for more information about Busby? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Busby, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Busby.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Busby 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 Busby - 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 (780).

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Busby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9500, Longitude: -113.9000     [Map].

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