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Welcome to Hemaruka ...

Hemaruka is 2,490 feet [759 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Hemaruka is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Hemaruka 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 travel east from Hemaruka, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Hemaruka: T0C<3>

Communities near Hemaruka ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hemaruka and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cereal   [Map]   126   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Chinook   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Consort   [Map]   739   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Monitor   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Sedalia   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hemaruka ...

Looking for more information about Hemaruka? 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.

Looking for more information about Hemaruka? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hemaruka - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).

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<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)'. In the case of Hemaruka, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Hemaruka). 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 Hemaruka or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Hemaruka. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hemaruka) 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 Hemaruka. 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 Hemaruka

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hemaruka. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.7801, Longitude: -111.0917     [Map].

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<5>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Hemaruka 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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