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Welcome to Hercules ...

Hercules is 2,380 feet [725 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Hercules is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Communities near Hercules ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hercules and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   18 miles [29 km]
Hay Lakes   [Map]   362   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hercules ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Hercules - they are located in California, Delaware, Florida, Missouri (2), Nevada, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hercules ...

Looking for more information about Hercules? 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 Hercules? 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 Hercules, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hercules.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hercules. 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 Hercules - 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 (780).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Hercules. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hercules) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hercules. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4333, Longitude: -113.3333     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Hercules 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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