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Welcome to Hobbema ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Hobbema had a population of 61 people.<1>

Hobbema is 2,650 feet [808 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Hobbema is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Hobbema 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 Hobbema: (780) and (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Hobbema: T0C<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hobbema had a population of 61 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Hobbema had a population of 61 people.

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

Communities near Hobbema ...

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 Hobbema and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bittern Lake   [Map]   225   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Falun   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gwynne   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Morningside   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Hobbema. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hobbema ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hobbema. 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 Hobbema 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 Hobbema - 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 Hobbema). 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 Hobbema 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- Hobbema) 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 Hobbema. 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 Hobbema

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hobbema. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.8344, Longitude: -113.4522     [Map].

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