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Sedgewick, Alberta

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Sedgewick.

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Around Sedgewick ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Camrose. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the west of Sedgewick. Camrose has a population of 17,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Wainwright. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the east of Sedgewick and has a population of 5,900 people.

For comparison, Sedgewick has a population of 890 people.

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

Community   2006
Bawlf   [Map]   367   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Castor   [Map]   931   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Coronation   [Map]   1,015   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Daysland   [Map]   818   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Forestburg   [Map]   895   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hardisty   [Map]   760   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Holden   [Map]   398   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Hughenden   [Map]   231   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Innisfree   [Map]   233   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Killam   [Map]   1,019   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Ryley   [Map]   458   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Strome   [Map]   252   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Viking   [Map]   1,085   N   21 miles [33.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Alliance   [Map]   158   S   23 miles [37 km]
Amisk   [Map]   172   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ankerton   [Map]   ---   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Berkinshaw   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Brownfield   [Map]   ---   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bruce   [Map]   ---   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Fabyan   [Map]   ---   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Galahad   [Map]   134   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Greenshields   [Map]   ---   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Heisler   [Map]   153   W   23 miles [37 km]
Jarrow   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kelsey   [Map]   ---   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Kinsella   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Lougheed   [Map]   217   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rosalind   [Map]   190   W   31 miles [49.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sedgewick ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sedgewick ...

Looking for more information about Sedgewick? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Sedgewick, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Sedgewick.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Alberta Statewide Tourism
    Sedgewick Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Sedgewick

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Sedgewick ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Killam - Sedgewick Airport   [Map]   CEK6   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hardisty Airport   [Map]   CEA5   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Forestburg Airport   [Map]   CEF6   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   E   34 miles [54.7 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 Sedgewick.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Sedgewick. 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   WNW   86 miles [138.4 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SW   151 miles [243 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   E   214 miles [344.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   NNW   23 miles [37 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   ENE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Red Deer Rgnl. (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]   CYQF   WSW   101 miles [162.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Killam - Sedgewick Airport   [Map]   CEK6   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hardisty Airport   [Map]   CEA5   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Forestburg Airport   [Map]   CEF6   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   E   34 miles [54.7 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
Coronation Airport   (YCT/CYCT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster 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
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sedgewick. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7769, Longitude: -111.6948     [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 Sedgewick), 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 Sedgewick.