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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 altitude 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) & (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 (which had a count of 9,384 people).

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

Communities near Lacombe ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lacombe and not the distance if you are driving it.<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   9 miles [14.5 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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lacombe. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lacombe, 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 Lacombe.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Lacombe. 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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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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Lacombe.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Lacombe. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lacombe

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lacombe.