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Cereal, Alberta

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The location of Cereal

Welcome to Cereal ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Cereal had a population of 126 people.<1>

The village of Cereal is 2,490 feet [759 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Cereal is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Cereal 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 travel east from Cereal (for example, toward Alsask (SK)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Cereal had a population of 126 people.

With a 2006 count of 126 people, the population of Cereal decreased 32.62% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 187 people).

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

Communities near Cereal ...

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 Cereal and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2006
Benton Station   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Big Stone   [Map]   ---   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Chinook   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Esther   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hemaruka   [Map]   ---   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
New Brigden   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cereal ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Cereal - they are located in Illinois, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cereal ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Cereal 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 Cereal - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cereal) 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 Cereal. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cereal

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cereal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.4167, Longitude: -110.8000     [Map].

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