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Faust, Alberta

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The location of Faust

Welcome to Faust ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Faust had a population of 317 people.<1>

Faust is 2,230 feet [680 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Faust is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Faust 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).

Area codes for Faust: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Faust had a population of 317 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Faust had a population of 317 people.

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

Communities near Faust ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2006
Arcadia   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Assineau   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Canyon Creek   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Grouard   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
High Prairie   [Map]   2,785   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Joussard   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Faust ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Faust - they are located in Missouri, North Carolina and Utah.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Faust. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Faust ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Faust 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 Faust - 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Faust) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Faust. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Faust

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Faust. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3167, Longitude: -115.7167     [Map].

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