A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Vulcan ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Vulcan had a population of 1,940 people.<1>
The town of Vulcan is 3,410 feet [1,039 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Vulcan is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Vulcan 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 Vulcan: (403) & (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Vulcan: T0L<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Vulcan had a population of 1,940 people.
The population of Vulcan represents 0.06% of the total population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 85th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 1,940 people, the population of Vulcan increased 10.1% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 1,762 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Vulcan.
Communities near Vulcan ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Vulcan and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Vulcan.
Communities Also Named Vulcan ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Vulcan - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vulcan.
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 Vulcan:
Websites for Vulcan ...
Official Website: www.townofvulcan.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vulcan ...
Looking for more information about Vulcan? 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 Vulcan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vulcan.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Vulcan: www.townofvulcan.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019