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La Crete, Alberta

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Welcome to La Crete ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, La Crete had a population of 2,166 people.<1>

Time Zone: La Crete 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 La Crete: (780) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, La Crete had a population of 2,166 people.

The population of La Crete represents 0.07% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time).

The population of La Crete represents 0.07% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time).


More information can be found on the Census Page for La Crete.

Communities near La Crete ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Beaver Ranch 163   [Map]   15   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Buffalo Head Prairie   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bushe River 207   [Map]   400   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Carcajou   [Map]   ---   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fort Vermilion   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
High Level   [Map]   3,887   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]

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

Websites for La Crete ...

Official Website: www.lacretechamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Crete ...

Looking for more information about La Crete? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for La Crete, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for La Crete.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) La Crete. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for La Crete: www.lacretechamber.com/

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 La Crete 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>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for La Crete.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in La Crete. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- La Crete) 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 La Crete. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La Crete

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Crete. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.1932, Longitude: -116.4012     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for La Crete.