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Welcome to Viking ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Viking had a population of 1,085 people.<1>
The town of Viking is 2,280 feet [695 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Viking is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Viking 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 Viking: (780) and (587)<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Viking had a population of 1,085 people.
The population of Viking represents 0.03% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 106th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 1,085 people, the population of Viking increased 3.14% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,052 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Viking.
Communities near Viking ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Viking and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Viking.
Communities Also Named Viking ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Viking - they are located in California, Florida, Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Viking.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Viking:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Viking ...
Looking for more information about Viking? 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 Viking, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Viking.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019