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Milk River, Alberta
Welcome to Milk River ...
A typical abbreviation for Milk River: Milk Riv.
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Milk River had a population of 816 people.<1>
The town of Milk River is 3,420 feet [1,042 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Milk River is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Milk River 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 Milk River: (403) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Milk River: T0K<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Milk River had a population of 816 people.
The population of Milk River represents 0.02% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 131st most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 816 people, the population of Milk River decreased 7.17% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 879 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Milk River.
Communities near Milk River ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Milk River and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Milk River.
Communities Also Named Milk River ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Milk River - it's located in Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Milk River.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Milk River:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Milk River ...
Looking for more information about Milk River? 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 Milk River, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Milk River.
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This page was last modified: 15 May 2019