Welcome to The Pas ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, The Pas had a population of 5,765 people.<1>
The town of The Pas is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: The Pas lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC), CDT- Heure Avancée du Centre (HAC).
Note: If you travel west from The Pas (for example, toward Cumberland House (SK)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
The Pas is located in the (204) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, The Pas had a population of 5,765 people.
The population of The Pas represents 0.5% of the population of Manitoba (which had 1,148,401 people at that time), making it Manitoba's 11th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 5,765 people, the population of The Pas has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 5,800 people).
Communities near The Pas ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for The Pas.
Communities Also Named The Pas ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named The Pas - they are located in and Saskatchewan (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for The Pas.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around The Pas. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for The Pas:
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) The Pas. 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.
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.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for The Pas. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Manitoba: www.gov.mb.ca/
|<1>||Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for The Pas 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>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around The Pas - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from The Pas. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- The Pas) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for The Pas. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from The Pas
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Pas. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8167, Longitude: -101.2333 [Map].
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for The Pas.