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Welcome to Cardston ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Cardston had a population of 3,452 people.<1>
The town of Cardston is 3,770 feet [1,149 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Cardston is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Cardston 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 Cardston: (403) & (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Cardston: T0K<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Cardston had a population of 3,452 people.
The population of Cardston represents 0.1% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 60th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 3,452 people, the population of Cardston has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 3,475 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cardston.
Communities near Cardston ...
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.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Cardston.
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 Cardston:
Websites for Cardston ...
Official Website: www.town.cardston.ab.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cardston ...
Looking for more information about Cardston? 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 Cardston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cardston.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Cardston: www.town.cardston.ab.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019