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Welcome to Munson ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Munson had a population of 217 people.<1>

The village of Munson is 2,700 feet [823 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Munson is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Munson 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 Munson: (403) & (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Munson had a population of 217 people.

With a 2006 count of 217 people, the population of Munson decreased 2.25% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 222 people).

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

Communities near Munson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Munson and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Carbon   [Map]   570   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Delia   [Map]   207   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Drumheller   [Map]   7,932   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
East Coulee   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hesketh   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Michichi   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Munson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Munson - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Munson. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Munson ...

Looking for more information about Munson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Munson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Munson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Munson.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Munson 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 Munson - 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 (403).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Munson. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Munson) 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 Munson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Munson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Munson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5667, Longitude: -112.7500     [Map].

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