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New Norway, Alberta

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Welcome to New Norway ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, New Norway had a population of 323 people.<1>

Time Zone: New Norway 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 New Norway: (780) and (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for New Norway: T0B<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, New Norway had a population of 323 people.

With a 2006 count of 323 people, the population of New Norway increased 10.62% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 292 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Norway.

Communities near New Norway ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from New Norway and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2006
Armena   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bashaw   [Map]   796   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bittern Lake   [Map]   225   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Camrose   [Map]   15,605   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edberg   [Map]   155   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ferintosh   [Map]   153   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Norway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named New Norway - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

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 New Norway. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Norway ...

Looking for more information about New Norway? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) New Norway. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 New Norway 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>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for New Norway.

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<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as New Norway). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether New Norway or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Norway. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.8696, Longitude: -112.9514     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for New Norway.