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Peterburn Estates, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Peterburn Estates.

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Around Peterburn Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the east of Peterburn Estates. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the northeast of Peterburn Estates and has a population of 57,700 people.

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

Community   2006
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   46 miles [74 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Acheson   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Carvel   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clearwater Estates   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Devonshire Meadows   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Erin Estates   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Grandmuir Estates   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Osborne Acres   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Panorama Heights   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rolling Meadows   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sunset View Acres   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Westlake Estates   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Woodland Park   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Peterburn Estates ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Castle Island   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest of Peterburn Estates   [Map]
Keephills   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Rolling Heights   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the North   [Map]
Rolling Meadows   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Spruce Grove   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Stony Plain   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Sunnybrook   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Sunrise Beach   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Sunset Point   -   21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Woodland Park   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Peterburn Estates.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Peterburn Estates. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Peterburn Estates ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   35 miles [56.3 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Peterburn Estates.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   164 miles [263.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   90 miles [144.8 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   90 miles [144.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   ENE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   E   35 miles [56.3 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.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Red Deer Rgnl.   (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
        Website for Red Deer Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Peterburn Estates. 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 Peterburn Estates 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Peterburn Estates. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Peterburn Estates) 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 Peterburn Estates. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peterburn Estates

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peterburn Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4904, Longitude: -113.9649     [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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Peterburn Estates), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Peterburn Estates.