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Point Alison, Alberta

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Welcome to Point Alison ...

A typical abbreviation for Point Alison: Pt. Alison

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Point Alison had a population of 15 people.<1>

The village of Point Alison was incorporated December 31, 1950.

Time Zone: Point Alison 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 Point Alison: (780) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Point Alison had a population of 15 people.

With a 2006 count of 15 people, the population of Point Alison increased 50% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 10 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Point Alison.

Communities near Point Alison ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Point Alison and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2006
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ross Haven   [Map]   198   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 Point Alison. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Point Alison ...

Looking for more information about Point Alison? 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 Point Alison? 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 Point Alison, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Point Alison.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Point Alison. 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Point Alison 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 Point Alison.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Point Alison. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Point Alison) 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 Point Alison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Point Alison

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Point Alison. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5500, Longitude: -114.4833     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Point Alison.