A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Home >> Province of Alberta >> Coleman >> Community ProfileIndex...

Welcome to Coleman ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Coleman, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

Coleman is 4,450 feet [1,356 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Coleman is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Coleman 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 west from Coleman, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Area codes for Coleman: (403) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Coleman: T0K<3>

Communities Also Named Coleman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 31 communities that are also named Coleman - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Coleman ...

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

  • Sparwood
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
  • Blairmore
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast)
  • Hillcrest Mines
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest Mines
    • Hillcrest Mines has also been known as:
    • Hillcrest
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Hillcrest Mines
  • Lundbreck
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
  • Cowley
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowley
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Cowley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowley <4>
  • Frank
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frank came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frank
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Frank
  • Beaver Mines
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Mines came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Mines
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Beaver Mines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Mines <4>
  • Lille ‑ Historic
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Lille. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lille
  • Bellevue
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Crowsnest
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coleman ...

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

Adding Coleman to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Coleman was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

We also found Coleman on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Coleman.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coleman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coleman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<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)'. In the case of Coleman, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Coleman). 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 Coleman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we 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.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




Copyright 2023
All Rights Reserved

Thank you for visiting our website.

In closing, please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write: Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023