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Legal, Alberta

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Welcome to Legal ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Legal had a population of 1,192 people.<1>

The town of Legal is 2,300 feet [701 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Legal is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Legal 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 Legal: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Legal had a population of 1,192 people.

The population of Legal represents 0.04% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 104th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 1,192 people, the population of Legal increased 12.67% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 1,058 people).

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

Communities near Legal ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Busby   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clyde   [Map]   470   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Namao   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Legal ...

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

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

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

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

Websites for Legal ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Legal ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Legal:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Legal 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 Legal - 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).

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Legal) 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 Legal. 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 Legal

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Legal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9500, Longitude: -113.6333     [Map].

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