Welcome to Edgerton ...
The village of Edgerton is 2,090 feet [637 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Edgerton 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 Edgerton (for example, toward Marsden (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 Edgerton: (780) and (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Edgerton: T0B<3>
Websites for Edgerton ...
Official Website: www.edgerton-oasis.ca/
Communities Also Named Edgerton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Edgerton - they are located in Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, South Dakota, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Edgerton.
Communities near Edgerton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Edgerton.
- Wainwright (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
- Chauvin (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
- Paradise Valley (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise Valley
- Paradise Valley lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Edgerton
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise Valley
- Heath (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heath
- Heath lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Edgerton
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Heath
- Ribstone (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ribstone
- Ribstone lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Edgerton
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- Greenshields (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenshields
- Greenshields lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Edgerton
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenshields came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenshields
- McLaughlin (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLaughlin
- McLaughlin lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Edgerton
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLaughlin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on McLaughlin
- Fabyan (23 miles [37 km] to the west)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fabyan
- Fabyan lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Edgerton
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Fabyan
- Rivercourse (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northeast)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rivercourse
- Rivercourse lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Edgerton
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Rivercourse
- Metiskow (25 miles [40.2 km] to the south)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Metiskow
- Metiskow lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the south of Edgerton
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Metiskow
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edgerton ...
Looking for more information about Edgerton? 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 Edgerton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Edgerton.
Adding Edgerton to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Edgerton was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Edgerton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Edgerton: www.edgerton-oasis.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edgerton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).|
|<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)'. 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 Edgerton). 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 Edgerton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Edgerton) 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 Edgerton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EdgertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgerton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7602, Longitude: -110.4586 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||If we have 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.|