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Welcome to Vegreville ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Vegreville, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.

The town of Vegreville is 2,070 feet [631 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Vegreville 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).

Telephone area codes for Vegreville: (780) & (587)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Vegreville: T9C<3>

Websites for Vegreville ...

Official Website: www.vegreville.com/

Communities near Vegreville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vegreville.

  • Two Hills
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
  • Mundare
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
  • Holden
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holden
  • Ranfurly
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranfurly
  • Inland
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inland
  • Lavoy
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavoy
  • Haight
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haight
  • Hairy Hill
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
  • Kaleland
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaleland
  • Poe
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poe

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vegreville ...

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

Adding Vegreville to Our Gazetteer ...

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Vegreville was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

We also found Vegreville on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Vegreville.

The official website for Vegreville: www.vegreville.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vegreville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).
<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Vegreville, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Vegreville). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Vegreville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.









 

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