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Lacombe, Alberta

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Welcome to Lacombe ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Lacombe had a population of 10,752 people.<1>

The town of Lacombe was incorporated as a city September 5, 2010.

Lacombe is 2,770 feet [844 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Lacombe is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Lacombe 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).

Area codes for Lacombe: (403) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Lacombe had a population of 10,752 people.

The population of Lacombe represents 0.33% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 21st most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 10,752 people, the population of Lacombe increased 14.58% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 9,384 people).

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

Communities near Lacombe ...

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 Lacombe and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006
Bentley   [Map]   1,083   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Blackfalds   [Map]   4,618   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clive   [Map]   562   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gull Lake   [Map]   204   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jarvis Bay   [Map]   183   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Joffre   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lacombe ...

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

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

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

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

Websites for Lacombe ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lacombe ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lacombe:

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Lacombe 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 Lacombe - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lacombe) 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 Lacombe. 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 Lacombe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lacombe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4667, Longitude: -113.7333     [Map].

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