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Morinville, Alberta

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Welcome to Morinville ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Morinville had a population of 6,775 people.<1>

The town of Morinville is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Morinville is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Morinville 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 Morinville: (780) & (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Morinville had a population of 6,775 people.

The population of Morinville represents 0.21% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 36th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 6,775 people, the population of Morinville increased 3.59% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 6,540 people).

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

Communities near Morinville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2006
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Calahoo   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   S   18 miles [29 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   18 miles [29 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Legal   [Map]   1,192   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morinville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Morinville 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 Morinville - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Morinville) 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 Morinville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morinville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morinville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8000, Longitude: -113.6500     [Map].

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