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Spruce Grove, Alberta

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Welcome to Spruce Grove ...

A typical abbreviation for Spruce Grove: Spruce Grv.

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Spruce Grove had a population of 19,541 people.<1>

The city of Spruce Grove was founded in 1907 and was incorporated as a city March 1, 1986.

Spruce Grove is 2,320 feet [707 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Spruce Grove is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Spruce Grove 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 Spruce Grove: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Spruce Grove had a population of 19,541 people.

The population of Spruce Grove represents 0.59% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 9th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 19,541 people, the population of Spruce Grove increased 22.26% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 15,983 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Spruce Grove.

Communities near Spruce Grove ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Spruce Grove and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2006
Calahoo   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Devon   [Map]   6,261   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Saint Albert   [Map]   57,719   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Spruce Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Spruce Grove - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spruce Grove. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

Websites for Spruce Grove ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spruce Grove ...

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

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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 Spruce Grove 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spruce Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spruce Grove) 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 Spruce Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spruce Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spruce Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5333, Longitude: -113.9167     [Map].

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