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Welcome to Flatbush ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Flatbush, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

Flatbush is 2,040 feet [622 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Flatbush 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 Flatbush: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Flatbush: T0G<3>

Communities Also Named Flatbush ...

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

Communities near Flatbush ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Flatbush.

  • Jarvie
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarvie
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  • Fawcett
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
  • Chisholm
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chisholm
    • Chisholm has also been known as:
    • Chisholm Mills
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Chisholm
  • Kilsyth
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
  • Vega
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vega
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Vega
  • Coolidge ‑ Historic
    (23 miles [37 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coolidge
  • Larkspur
    (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)
  • South Baptiste
    (23 miles [37 km] to the east)
  • West Baptiste
    (23 miles [37 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Baptiste came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Baptiste
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on West Baptiste
  • Whispering Hills
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whispering Hills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whispering Hills
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Whispering Hills

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flatbush ...

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

Adding Flatbush 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.

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Flatbush was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Flatbush.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Flatbush - 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 Flatbush). 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 Flatbush or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we 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.




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