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Welcome to Fairview ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Fairview had a population of 3,297 people.<1>

The town of Fairview is 2,110 feet [643 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Fairview 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 Fairview: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Fairview had a population of 3,297 people.

The population of Fairview represents 0.1% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 61st most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 3,297 people, the population of Fairview increased 4.5% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 3,155 people).

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

Communities near Fairview ...

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Belloy   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Bluesky   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Brownvale   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Deer Hill   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dunvegan   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fort Dunvegan - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fairview ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 277 communities that are also named Fairview - they are located in Alabama (20), Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas (9), British Columbia (2), California (7), Colorado (4), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (10), Idaho (4), Illinois (4), Indiana (5), Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky (12), Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland (7), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi (5), Missouri (8), Montana (2), Nebraska (3), Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey (7), New Mexico (2), New York (4), North Carolina (8), Nova Scotia, Ohio (12), Oklahoma, Ontario (7), Oregon (6), Pennsylvania (18), Prince Edward Island, Quebec, South Carolina (4), South Dakota (3), Tennessee (28), Texas (16), Utah, Virginia (10), Washington (5), West Virginia (10), Wisconsin (3) and Wyoming (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fairview.

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 Fairview. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Websites for Fairview ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.fairviewchamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairview ...

Looking for more information about Fairview? 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 Fairview, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fairview.

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Fairview 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 Fairview - 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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Fairview. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fairview) 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 Fairview. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fairview

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.0667, Longitude: -118.4000     [Map].

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