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Chauvin, Alberta

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Welcome to Chauvin ...

The pronunciation of Chauvin: SHO-vin<1>

The village of Chauvin is 2,020 feet [616 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Chauvin 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 Chauvin (for example, toward Cut Knife (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 Chauvin: (780) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Chauvin: T0B<4>

Adding Chauvin to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Chauvin was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Chauvin on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Chauvin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Chauvin - it's located in Louisiana.

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

Communities near Chauvin ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chauvin.

  • Edgerton
  • Marsden
  • Ribstone
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    • Ribstone lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Chauvin
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  • McLaughlin
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    • McLaughlin lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Chauvin
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLaughlin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
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    • Heath
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      • Heath lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the west of Chauvin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
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    • Unwin
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      • Unwin lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the northeast of Chauvin
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    • Rivercourse
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      • Rivercourse lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the north of Chauvin
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    • Hayter
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      • Hayter lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the south of Chauvin
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    • Provost
    • Neilburg
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      • Neilburg lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northeast of Chauvin
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chauvin ...

Looking for more information about Chauvin? 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 Chauvin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chauvin.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Chauvin. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chauvin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<4>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Chauvin). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Chauvin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<5>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- Chauvin) 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 Chauvin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChauvinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chauvin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.6957, Longitude: -110.1441    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






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