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Welcome to Wetaskiwin ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Wetaskiwin had a population of 11,689 people.<1>
The city of Wetaskiwin was founded in 1892 and was incorporated as a city May 9, 1906.
Wetaskiwin is 2,490 feet [759 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Wetaskiwin is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Wetaskiwin 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 Wetaskiwin: (780) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Wetaskiwin: T9A<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Wetaskiwin had a population of 11,689 people.
The population of Wetaskiwin represents 0.36% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 20th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 11,689 people, the population of Wetaskiwin increased 4.8% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 11,154 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wetaskiwin.
Communities near Wetaskiwin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wetaskiwin and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Wetaskiwin.
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 Wetaskiwin:
Websites for Wetaskiwin ...
Official Website: www.wetaskiwin.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wetaskiwin ...
Looking for more information about Wetaskiwin? 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 Wetaskiwin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wetaskiwin.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wetaskiwin: www.wetaskiwin.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019