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Welcome to Hilda ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Hilda had a population of 45 people.<1>

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

Time Zone: Hilda 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 Hilda (for example, toward Richmound (SK)), you will soon 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 Hilda: (403) and (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Hilda: T0J<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hilda had a population of 45 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hilda had a population of 45 people.

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

Communities near Hilda ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hilda and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bindloss   [Map]   ---   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Schuler   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Burstall (SK)   [Map]   315   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Estuary (SK) - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Fox Valley (SK)   [Map]   295   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Golden Prairie (SK)   [Map]   35   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hilda ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Hilda - they are located in Kentucky (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Ontario, South Carolina, Texas (3), Virginia and Washington.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hilda ...

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

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Hilda 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 Hilda - 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 (403).

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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 Hilda). 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 Hilda 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Hilda. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hilda) 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 Hilda. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hilda

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hilda. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.4802, Longitude: -110.0324     [Map].

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