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Cold Lake, Alberta
Welcome to Cold Lake (aka 'Cold Lake North') ...
A typical abbreviation for Cold Lake: Cold Lk.
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Cold Lake had a population of 11,991 people.<1>
The city of Cold Lake was incorporated as a city October 1, 2000.
Cold Lake is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Cold Lake 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 Cold Lake (for example, toward Goodsoil (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.
Area codes for Cold Lake: (780) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Cold Lake: T9M<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Cold Lake had a population of 11,991 people.
The population of Cold Lake represents 0.36% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 19th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 11,991 people, the population of Cold Lake increased 4.09% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 11,520 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cold Lake.
Communities near Cold Lake ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cold Lake and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Cold Lake.
Communities Also Named Cold Lake ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cold Lake - it's located in Manitoba.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cold Lake.
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 Cold Lake:
Websites for Cold Lake ...
Official Website: www.coldlake.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cold Lake ...
Looking for more information about Cold Lake? 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 Cold Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cold Lake.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Cold Lake: www.coldlake.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 15 May 2019