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Welcome to Calmar ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Calmar had a population of 1,959 people.<1>

The town of Calmar is 2,430 feet [741 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Calmar is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Calmar had a population of 1,959 people.

The population of Calmar represents 0.06% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 83rd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 1,959 people, the population of Calmar increased 3% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,902 people).

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

Communities near Calmar ...

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 driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Golden Days   [Map]   207   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Calmar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Calmar - they are located in Iowa, Kansas and Mississippi.

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

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

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

Websites for Calmar ...

Official Website: www.town.calmar.ab.ca/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calmar ...

Looking for more information about Calmar? 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 Calmar? 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 Calmar, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Calmar.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Calmar: www.town.calmar.ab.ca/

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 Calmar 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 Calmar - 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 '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- Calmar) 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 Calmar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Calmar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calmar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2500, Longitude: -113.7833     [Map].

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