Welcome to Chipman ...
The village of Chipman is 2,160 feet [658 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Chipman is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Chipman 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).
Area codes for Chipman: (780) & (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Chipman: T0B<3>
Communities Also Named Chipman ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Chipman - they are located in New Brunswick, New York and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chipman.
Communities near Chipman ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chipman.
- Lamont (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
- Bruderhein (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruderhein
- Bruderhein lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Chipman
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- Mundare (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
- Andrew (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
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- Andrew lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Chipman
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- Josephburg (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Josephburg
- Josephburg lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Chipman
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- Hilliard (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
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- Hilliard lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Chipman
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hilliard came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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- Star (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
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- Star lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Chipman
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- Saint Michael (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
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- Saint Michael lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Chipman
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Michael came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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- Wostok (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
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- Wostok lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Chipman
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- Skaro (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skaro
- Skaro lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Chipman
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chipman ...
Looking for more information about Chipman? 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 Chipman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chipman.
Adding Chipman 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 Chipman 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 Chipman on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chipman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chipman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).|
|<3>||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 Chipman). 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 Chipman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chipman) 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 Chipman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChipmanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chipman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7000, Longitude: -112.6333 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|