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Fox Creek, Alberta

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Welcome to Fox Creek ...

A typical abbreviation for Fox Creek: Fox Crk. (or less commonly used: Fox Ck. or Fox Cr.)

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Fox Creek had a population of 2,278 people.<1>

The town of Fox Creek was founded in 1956 and was incorporated July 19, 1967.

Time Zone: Fox Creek 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 Fox Creek: (780) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Fox Creek had a population of 2,278 people.

The population of Fox Creek represents 0.07% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 74th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,278 people, the population of Fox Creek decreased 2.52% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 2,337 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fox Creek.

Communities near Fox Creek ...

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 drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Valleyview   [Map]   1,725   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Whitecourt   [Map]   8,971   E   48 miles [77.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fox Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Fox Creek - they are located in Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Fox Creek ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fox Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Fox Creek 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>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fox Creek) 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 Fox Creek. 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 Fox Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4001, Longitude: -116.7967     [Map].

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