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West Baptiste, Alberta

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Welcome to West Baptiste ...

A typical abbreviation for West Baptiste: W. Baptiste

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, West Baptiste had a population of 104 people.<1>

The village of West Baptiste was incorporated January 1, 1983.

Time Zone: West Baptiste 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 West Baptiste: (780) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, West Baptiste had a population of 104 people.

With a 2006 count of 104 people, the population of West Baptiste increased 126.09% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 46 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Baptiste.

Communities near West Baptiste ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from West Baptiste and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Athabasca   [Map]   2,580   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Colinton   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coolidge - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Flatbush   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Island Lake South   [Map]   105   N   5 miles [8 km]
Island Lake   [Map]   351   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Baptiste. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Baptiste ...

Looking for more information about West Baptiste? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about West Baptiste? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Baptiste, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for West Baptiste.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) West Baptiste. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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 West Baptiste 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>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for West Baptiste.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from West Baptiste. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Baptiste) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Baptiste. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Baptiste

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Baptiste. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.7500, Longitude: -113.5667     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for West Baptiste.