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Welcome to Drumheller ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Drumheller had a population of 7,932 people.<1>
The town of Drumheller was founded in 1913 and was incorporated as a town in 1997.
Drumheller is 2,290 feet [698 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Drumheller is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Drumheller 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 Drumheller: (403) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Drumheller: T0J<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Drumheller had a population of 7,932 people.
The population of Drumheller represents 0.24% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 30th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 7,932 people, the population of Drumheller increased 1.89% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 7,785 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Drumheller.
Communities near Drumheller ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Drumheller and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Drumheller.
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 Drumheller:
Websites for Drumheller ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Drumheller ...
Looking for more information about Drumheller? 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 Drumheller, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Drumheller.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Drumheller: www.dinosaurvalley.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019