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Welcome to Westlock ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Westlock had a population of 5,008 people.<1>
The town of Westlock was established in 1913 and was incorporated as a town in 1947.
Westlock is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Westlock is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Westlock 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 Westlock: (780) & (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Westlock: T7P<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Westlock had a population of 5,008 people.
The population of Westlock represents 0.15% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 50th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 5,008 people, the population of Westlock increased 3.92% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 4,819 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Westlock.
Communities near Westlock ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Westlock.
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 Westlock:
Websites for Westlock ...
Official Website: www.town.westlock.ab.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westlock ...
Looking for more information about Westlock? 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 Westlock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Westlock.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Westlock: www.town.westlock.ab.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2019