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Granum, Alberta

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Welcome to Granum ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Granum had a population of 415 people.<1>

Time Zone: Granum 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).

Note: If you leave Granum and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Area codes for Granum: (403) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Granum had a population of 415 people.

The population of Granum represents 0.01% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 165th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 415 people, the population of Granum increased 5.87% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 392 people).

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

Communities near Granum ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Granum and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2006
Barons   [Map]   276   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brocket   [Map]   ---   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Claresholm   [Map]   3,700   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Eastview Acres   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Fort MacLeod   [Map]   3,072   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Furman   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Granum ...

Looking for more information about Granum? 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 Granum, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Granum.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Granum. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Granum 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 (403). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Granum.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Granum. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Granum) 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 Granum. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Granum

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Granum. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.8713, Longitude: -113.5152     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Granum.