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Rocky Mountain House, Alberta
Welcome to Rocky Mountain House ...
A typical abbreviation for Rocky Mountain House: Rocky Mtn. House (or less commonly used: Rocky Mntn. House)
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Rocky Mountain House had a population of 6,874 people.<1>
The town of Rocky Mountain House was founded in 1799 and was incorporated as a town in 1912.
Rocky Mountain House is 3,280 feet [1,000 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Rocky Mountain House is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Rocky Mountain House 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 Rocky Mountain House: (403) & (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Rocky Mountain House: T4T<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Rocky Mountain House had a population of 6,874 people.
The population of Rocky Mountain House represents 0.21% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 35th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 6,874 people, the population of Rocky Mountain House increased 10.73% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 6,208 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rocky Mountain House.
Communities near Rocky Mountain House ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Rocky Mountain House and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Rocky Mountain House.
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Websites for Rocky Mountain House ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rocky Mountain House ...
Looking for more information about Rocky Mountain House? 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 Rocky Mountain House, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rocky Mountain House.
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The official website for Rocky Mountain House: www.rockymtnhouse.com/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019