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Elk Point, Alberta
Welcome to Elk Point ...
A typical abbreviation for Elk Point: Elk Pt.
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Elk Point had a population of 1,487 people.<1>
The town of Elk Point is 1,940 feet [591 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Elk Point 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 Elk Point, 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.
Telephone area codes for Elk Point: (780) & (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Elk Point: T0A<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Elk Point had a population of 1,487 people.
The population of Elk Point represents 0.05% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 97th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 1,487 people, the population of Elk Point increased 2.91% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,445 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elk Point.
Communities near Elk Point ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Elk Point and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Elk Point.
Communities Also Named Elk Point ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Elk Point - they are located in Nevada and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elk Point.
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 Elk Point:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elk Point ...
Looking for more information about Elk Point? 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 Elk Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elk Point.
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019