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Welcome to Lavoy ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Lavoy, 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 Lavoy is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Lavoy is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Lavoy 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 Lavoy: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Lavoy: T0B<3>

Communities Also Named Lavoy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Lavoy - it's located in West Virginia.

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

Communities near Lavoy ...

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

  • Vegreville
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
  • Two Hills
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
  • Innisfree
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Ranfurly
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Inland
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inland
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  • Kaleland
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
  • Haight
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haight
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  • Musidora
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Musidora came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Musidora
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  • Beauvallon
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauvallon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beauvallon
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  • Hairy Hill
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the north)

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lavoy ...

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

Adding Lavoy to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Lavoy.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lavoy. 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 Lavoy - 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)'. In the case of Lavoy, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Lavoy). 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 Lavoy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.




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