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Galahad, Alberta

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Welcome to Galahad ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Galahad had a population of 134 people.<1>

The village of Galahad is 2,330 feet [710 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Galahad is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Galahad 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 Galahad: (780) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Galahad: T0B<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Galahad had a population of 134 people.

With a 2006 count of 134 people, the population of Galahad decreased 16.77% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 161 people).

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

Communities near Galahad ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Galahad and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Alliance   [Map]   158   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Battle River   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bellshill   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Berkinshaw   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Castor   [Map]   931   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Galahad. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galahad ...

Looking for more information about Galahad? 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.

Looking for more information about Galahad? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Galahad, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Galahad.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Galahad 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 Galahad - 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>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 Galahad). 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 Galahad or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Galahad) 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 Galahad. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Galahad

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galahad. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5136, Longitude: -111.9273     [Map].

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