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Edgerton, Alberta

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Welcome to Edgerton ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Edgerton had a population of 373 people.<1>

The village of Edgerton is 2,090 feet [637 m] above sea level.<2>.

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)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Edgerton had a population of 373 people.

The population of Edgerton represents 0.01% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 171st most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 373 people, the population of Edgerton decreased 7.44% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 403 people).

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

Communities near Edgerton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Edgerton and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Chauvin   [Map]   308   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fabyan   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Greenshields   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Heath   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
McLaughlin   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Metiskow   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Edgerton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Websites for Edgerton ...

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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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Edgerton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Edgerton.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Edgerton. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Edgerton 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 Edgerton - 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 (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Edgerton.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Edgerton. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 Edgerton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgerton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7500, Longitude: -110.4500     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Edgerton.