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Crossfield, Alberta

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Welcome to Crossfield ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Crossfield had a population of 2,668 people.<1>

The town of Crossfield was founded in 1892 and was incorporated as a town in 1980.

Crossfield is 3,620 feet [1,103 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Crossfield is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Crossfield 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 Crossfield: (403) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Crossfield had a population of 2,668 people.

The population of Crossfield represents 0.08% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 69th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,668 people, the population of Crossfield increased 11.21% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 2,399 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Crossfield.

Communities near Crossfield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Airdrie   [Map]   28,927   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Balzac   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bottrell   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Carstairs   [Map]   2,699   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Didsbury   [Map]   4,275   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dogpound   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Crossfield.

Communities Also Named Crossfield ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crossfield. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Crossfield:

Websites for Crossfield ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crossfield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Crossfield:

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Crossfield were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Crossfield) 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 Crossfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crossfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crossfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.4333, Longitude: -114.0333     [Map].

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