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Welcome to Torrington ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Torrington had a population of 184 people.<1>

Torrington is 3,080 feet [939 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Torrington is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Torrington 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 Torrington: (403) & (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Torrington had a population of 184 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Torrington had a population of 184 people.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Torrington.

Communities near Torrington ...

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 Torrington and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Bowden   [Map]   1,210   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Huxley   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Linden   [Map]   660   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mayton - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Neapolis   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Netook   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Torrington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Torrington - they are located in Connecticut and Wyoming.

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

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 Torrington. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Torrington ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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


Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Torrington 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 Torrington - 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 (403).

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<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Torrington) 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 Torrington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Torrington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Torrington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.8000, Longitude: -113.6000     [Map].

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