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The location of Millarville









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Millarville.

This page contains six sections:

Around Millarville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast of Millarville. Calgary has a population of 1,095,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Airdrie. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Millarville and has a population of 42,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Millarville and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Black Diamond   [Map]   1,900   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bragg Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Canmore   [Map]   12,039   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Carseland   [Map]   ---   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Chestermere   [Map]   9,564   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Cochrane   [Map]   13,491   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Crossfield   [Map]   2,668   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
High River   [Map]   10,716   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Irricana   [Map]   1,243   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Kananaskis   [Map]   429   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Langdon   [Map]   ---   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Nanton   [Map]   2,055   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Okotoks   [Map]   17,150   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Strathmore   [Map]   10,220   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Turner Valley   [Map]   1,908   S   5 miles [8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Academy   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Acadia   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Aldersyde   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
De Winton   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Deer Ridge   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Deer Run   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Douglas Glen   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Haysboro   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Heritage Woods   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Longview   [Map]   300   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Midnapore   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Priddis   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Redwood Meadows   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Signal Hill   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Two Guns   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Millarville ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Millarville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millarville ...

Looking for more information about Millarville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Millarville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Millarville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Millarville. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Millarville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Millarville


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Millarville ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Millarville.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Springbank Airport  (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
High River Airport (FAA ID: CEN4)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   NNE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Millarville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Millarville. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   NNE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   N   179 miles [288.1 km]
Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]   W   229 miles [368.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   N   100 miles [160.9 km]
Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]   SW   101 miles [162.5 km]
Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]   SE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Springbank Airport  (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
High River Airport (FAA ID: CEN4)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Cheadle Airport (FAA ID: CFQ4)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Strathmore Airport (FAA ID: CDJ5)   [Map]   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
  Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
  Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Canadian Rockies Intl.   (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
  Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lethbridge Co. Airport   (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Springbank Airport   (YBW/CYBW)   [Map]
  Website for Springbank Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Millarville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Millarville 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Millarville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Millarville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Millarville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millarville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.7571, Longitude: -114.3251     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Millarville), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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