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Welcome to Redwater ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Redwater had a population of 2,192 people.<1>

Time Zone: Redwater 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 Redwater: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Redwater: T0A<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Redwater had a population of 2,192 people.

The population of Redwater represents 0.07% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 77th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,192 people, the population of Redwater has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 2,172 people).

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

Communities near Redwater ...

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bruderhein   [Map]   1,215   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Egremont   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   S   18 miles [29 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hewitt Estates   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Redwater ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Redwater - they are located in Mississippi, Montana, Ontario and Texas.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Redwater ...

Looking for more information about Redwater? 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 Redwater, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Redwater.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Redwater. 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 Redwater 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).

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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 Redwater). 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 Redwater 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Redwater. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Redwater) 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 Redwater. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Redwater

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Redwater. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9532, Longitude: -113.1107     [Map].

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