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Innisfail, Alberta

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Welcome to Innisfail ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Innisfail had a population of 7,331 people.<1>

The town of Innisfail was originally named Poplar Grove.

Innisfail is 3,100 feet [945 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Innisfail is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Innisfail 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 Innisfail: (403) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Innisfail: T4G<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Innisfail had a population of 7,331 people.

The population of Innisfail represents 0.22% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 32nd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 7,331 people, the population of Innisfail increased 5.59% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 6,943 people).

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

Communities near Innisfail ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Innisfail and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dickson   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Markerville   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Olds   [Map]   7,253   S   18 miles [29 km]
Penhold   [Map]   1,971   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Red Deer   [Map]   82,732   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Innisfail ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Innisfail - it's located in Illinois.

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

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

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

Websites for Innisfail ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Innisfail ...

Looking for more information about Innisfail? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Innisfail, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Innisfail.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Innisfail 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 Innisfail - 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)'. In the case of Innisfail, 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 Innisfail). 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 Innisfail 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Innisfail) 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 Innisfail. 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 Innisfail

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Innisfail. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0274, Longitude: -113.9472     [Map].

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