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Welcome to Nanton ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Nanton had a population of 2,055 people.<1>
The town of Nanton is 3,350 feet [1,021 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Nanton is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Nanton 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 Nanton: (403) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Nanton: T0L<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Nanton had a population of 2,055 people.
The population of Nanton represents 0.06% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 81st most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 2,055 people, the population of Nanton increased 11.62% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 1,841 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nanton.
Communities near Nanton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nanton and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Nanton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Nanton:
Websites for Nanton ...
Official Website: www.town.nanton.ab.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nanton ...
Looking for more information about Nanton? 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 Nanton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nanton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Nanton: www.town.nanton.ab.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2019