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The location of Saint Vincent









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saint Vincent.

This page contains five sections:

Around Saint Vincent ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Cold Lake. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the northeast of Saint Vincent. Cold Lake has a population of 12,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bonnyville. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the east of Saint Vincent and has a population of 6,200 people.

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

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beaver Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   SE   23 miles [37 km]
Fort Kent   [Map]   ---   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Bonnyville Beach   [Map]   97   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Boyne Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Franchere   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Goodridge   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hoselaw   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lafond   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Pelican Narrows   [Map]   141   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Brides   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Edouard   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Lina   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Spedden   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Sugden   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Therien   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Vincent ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Saint Vincent.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Vincent. 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, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

    Alberta Tourism
    Parks for Alberta

    Fishing in Alberta
    Hunting in Alberta


Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Saint Vincent ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Saint Vincent.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   ENE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Saint Vincent.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   WSW   110 miles [177 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   SE   233 miles [375 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   239 miles [384.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   ENE   46 miles [74 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   SSW   76 miles [122.3 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   SE   76 miles [122.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   SSW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   ENE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Vincent. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Vincent. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.1533, Longitude: -111.2764     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Saint Vincent), 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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