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Leduc, Alberta

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Welcome to Leduc ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Leduc had a population of 16,967 people.<1>

The city of Leduc was incorporated as a city September 1, 1983.

Leduc is 2,400 feet [732 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation 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).

Telephone area codes for Leduc: (780) & (587)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Leduc: T9E<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Leduc had a population of 16,967 people.

The population of Leduc represents 0.52% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 11th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 16,967 people, the population of Leduc increased 12.87% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 15,032 people).

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

Communities near Leduc ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Leduc and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Devonshire Meadows   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   S   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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.

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 Leduc. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Websites for Leduc ...

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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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Leduc. 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 Leduc 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 Leduc - 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 (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Leduc.

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<4>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.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Leduc. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 Leduc

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leduc. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2648, Longitude: -113.5525     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Leduc.


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