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Welcome to Claresholm ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Claresholm had a population of 3,700 people.<1>
The town of Claresholm was founded in 1903 and was incorporated in 1905.
Claresholm is 3,390 feet [1,033 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Claresholm is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Claresholm 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 Claresholm: (403) and (587)<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Claresholm had a population of 3,700 people.
The population of Claresholm represents 0.11% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 58th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 3,700 people, the population of Claresholm increased 2.15% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 3,622 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Claresholm.
Communities near Claresholm ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Claresholm and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Claresholm.
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 Claresholm:
Websites for Claresholm ...
Official Website: www.townofclaresholm.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claresholm ...
Looking for more information about Claresholm? 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 Claresholm, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Claresholm.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Claresholm: www.townofclaresholm.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019