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Lougheed, Alberta

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Welcome to Lougheed ...

The village of Lougheed is 2,200 feet [671 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Lougheed is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Lougheed: T0B<3>

Communities near Lougheed ...

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

  • Killam (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
  • Sedgewick (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
  • Hardisty (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Irma (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Bellshill (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
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    • Bellshill lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Lougheed
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  • Jarrow (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
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    • Jarrow lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Lougheed
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  • Battle Bend (21 miles [33.8 km] to the south)
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    • Battle Bend lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the south of Lougheed
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  • Galahad (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest)
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    • Galahad lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Lougheed
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  • Strome (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
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    • Strome lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Lougheed
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  • Alliance (23 miles [37 km] to the southwest)
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    • Alliance lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the southwest of Lougheed
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lougheed ...

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

Adding Lougheed to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Lougheed was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lougheed on our Genealogy Page.

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Mentions & References for Lougheed

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lougheed - 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)'. 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 Lougheed). 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 Lougheed 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- Lougheed) 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 Lougheed. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LougheedOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lougheed. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7448, Longitude: -111.5463    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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