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The location of Duffield









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Duffield.

This page contains five sections:

Around Duffield ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the east of Duffield. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the east of Duffield and has a population of 57,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Duffield and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   N   41 miles [66 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Carvel   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Clearwater Estates   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fallis   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kapasiwin   [Map]   39   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Keephills   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Lac Sainte Anne   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Point Alison   [Map]   15   W   5 miles [8 km]
Smithfield   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sunset Point   [Map]   242   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Val Quentin   [Map]   181   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Westlake Estates   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Duffield ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Duffield.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Duffield. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Duffield ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Duffield.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   ENE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport (FAA ID: CER3)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   E   51 miles [82.1 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Duffield.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Duffield. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   ESE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   167 miles [268.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   S   94 miles [151.3 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   ESE   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   ENE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Drayton Valley Airport (FAA ID: CER3)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Westlock Airport (FAA ID: CES4)   [Map]   NNE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Cooking Lake Airport (FAA ID: CEZ3)   [Map]   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport (FAA ID: CFB6)   [Map]   ENE   53 miles [85.3 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Duffield 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Duffield) 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 Duffield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Duffield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duffield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5267, Longitude: -114.3456     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Duffield), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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