Welcome to Leduc ...
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Leduc, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated as a city September 1, 1983.
The city of Leduc is 2,400 feet [732 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Leduc is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Leduc 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 Leduc: (780) & (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Leduc: T9E<3>
Websites for Leduc ...
Official Website: www.leduc.ca/
Communities Also Named Leduc ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Leduc - they are located in Idaho and Missouri.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Leduc.
Communities near Leduc ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Leduc.
- Edmonton (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
- Beaumont (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
- Devon (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devon
- Devon lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Leduc
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Devon
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Devon<5>
- Millet (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millet
- Millet lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Leduc
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Millet
- Calmar (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calmar
- Calmar lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Leduc
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calmar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Calmar
- New Sarepta (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
- Woodland Park (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Park
- Woodland Park lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Leduc
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park
- Devonshire Meadows (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devonshire Meadows
- Devonshire Meadows lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Leduc
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Devonshire Meadows
- Sunset View Acres (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset View Acres
- Sunset View Acres lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Leduc
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset View Acres
- Nisku (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leduc ...
Looking for more information about Leduc? 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 Leduc, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Leduc.
Adding Leduc to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Leduc was
We also found Leduc on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Southern Alberta (1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Leduc on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...
Mentions & References for Leduc
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Leduc: www.leduc.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leduc - 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 Leduc, 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 Leduc). 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 Leduc or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Leduc) 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 Leduc. 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 LeducOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leduc. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2648, Longitude: -113.5525 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||If we have 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.|