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Welcome to Kitscoty ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Kitscoty, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

The village of Kitscoty is 2,210 feet [674 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Kitscoty is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Kitscoty 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 Kitscoty (for example, toward Spruce Lake (SK)), you will 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.

Telephone area codes for Kitscoty: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Kitscoty: T0B<3>

Communities near Kitscoty ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kitscoty.

  • Lloydminster
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloydminster came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lloydminster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lloydminster <5>
  • Lloydminster
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Marwayne
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marwayne
  • Blackfoot
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Islay
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Islay
  • Dewberry
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dewberry
  • Streamstown
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
  • Borradaile
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
  • Alcurve
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcurve came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcurve
  • Hazeldine
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kitscoty ...

Looking for more information about Kitscoty? 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 Kitscoty, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kitscoty.

Adding Kitscoty to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Kitscoty was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

We also found Kitscoty on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Kitscoty.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kitscoty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>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 Kitscoty). 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 Kitscoty or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.


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