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Rolling Meadows, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Rolling Meadows.

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Around Rolling Meadows ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Edmonton. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the east of Rolling Meadows. Edmonton has a population of 812,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Saint Albert. It lies just east of Rolling Meadows and has a population of 57,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Rolling Meadows and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Calmar   [Map]   1,959   S   23 miles [37 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lamont   [Map]   1,669   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Millet   [Map]   2,068   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Redwater   [Map]   2,192   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Spruce Grove   [Map]   19,541   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Stony Plain   [Map]   12,363   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wetaskiwin   [Map]   11,689   SE   46 miles [74 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Acheson   [Map]     SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Calahoo   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clearwater Estates   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Erin Estates   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Garden Grove Estates   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Grandmuir Estates   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Green Acre Estates   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mayfield   [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ormsby Place   [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Osborne Acres   [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Panorama Heights   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Peterburn Estates   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rolling Heights   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Villeneuve   [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Westlake Estates   [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rolling Meadows ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some 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.

Beverly   -   18 miles [29 km] to the East of Rolling Meadows   [Map]
Carbondale   -   17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Gold Bar   -   18 miles [29 km] to the East   [Map]
Rolling Heights   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Spruce Grove   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Stony Plain   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Sunrise Beach   -   16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Woodland Park   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the South   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Rolling Meadows.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Rolling Meadows. 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 Rolling Meadows ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Rolling Meadows.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   N   5 miles [8 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   ENE   32 miles [51.5 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 Rolling Meadows.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Rolling Meadows. 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   SSE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   S   170 miles [273.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   ESE   88 miles [141.6 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   S   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport(ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   CZVL   N   5 miles [8 km]
Edmonton City Centre Airport(YXD/CYXD)   [Map]   CYXD   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cooking Lake Airport   [Map]   CEZ3   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Edmonton / Josephburg Airport   [Map]   CFB6   ENE   32 miles [51.5 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 Rolling Meadows. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Rolling Meadows 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Rolling Meadows. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rolling Meadows) 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 Rolling Meadows. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rolling Meadows

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rolling Meadows. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5816, Longitude: -113.8546     [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 Rolling Meadows), 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 Rolling Meadows.