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Welcome to Josephburg ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Josephburg had a population of 154 people.<1>

Josephburg is 2,100 feet [640 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Josephburg: T8L<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Josephburg had a population of 154 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Josephburg had a population of 154 people.

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

Communities near Josephburg ...

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 Josephburg and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chipman   [Map]   238   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Half Moon Lake   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Josephburg ...

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Josephburg 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 Josephburg - 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 Josephburg). 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 Josephburg 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Josephburg) 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 Josephburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Josephburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Josephburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7153, Longitude: -113.0687     [Map].

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