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The location of Chancellor









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Chancellor.

This page contains five sections:

Around Chancellor ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chestermere. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the west of Chancellor. Chestermere has a population of 14,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Strathmore. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the west of Chancellor and has a population of 12,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Acme   [Map]   656   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bassano   [Map]   1,345   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Beiseker   [Map]   804   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Carbon   [Map]   570   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Carseland   [Map]   ---   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Duchess   [Map]   978   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Langdon   [Map]   ---   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Rockyford   [Map]   349   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rosemary   [Map]   388   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Standard   [Map]   380   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Three Hills   [Map]   3,160   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Vulcan   [Map]   1,940   S   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Anastasia   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cluny   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dorothy   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Gleichen   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hussar   [Map]   187   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nacmine   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Namaka   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Nightingale   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Redland   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rosebud   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rosedale Station   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rosedale   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stobart   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Wayne   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Chancellor ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Chancellor.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Chancellor. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Chancellor ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Chancellor.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Chancellor.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Chancellor. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   W   51 miles [82.1 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   156 miles [251.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   NNW   88 miles [141.6 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   S   100 miles [160.9 km]
Medicine Hat Airport (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]   SE   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Ostergard's Airport (FAA ID: CDO2)   [Map]   NNE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rockyford Airport (FAA ID: CFC6)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bassano Airport (FAA ID: CEN2)   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drumheller Muni. (FAA ID: CEG4)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Beiseker Airport (FAA ID: CFV2)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brooks Rgnl.   (ICAO: CYBP)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Medicine Hat Airport   (YXH/CYXH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chancellor. 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 Chancellor 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chancellor) 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 Chancellor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chancellor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chancellor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0833, Longitude: -112.8333     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Chancellor), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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