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Welcome to Russell ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Russell had a population of 1,590 people.<1>
The town of Russell is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Russell 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 Russell (for example, toward Langenburg (SK)), you will soon 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 area code for Russell: (204)
The Canadian Postal Code for Russell: R0J<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Russell had a population of 1,590 people.
The population of Russell represents 0.14% of the total population of Manitoba (which had 1,148,401 people at that time), making it Manitoba's 28th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 1,590 people, the population of Russell has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 1,587 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Russell.
Communities near Russell ...
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 Russell and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Russell.
Communities Also Named Russell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Russell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, North Dakota (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russell.
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 Russell:
Websites for Russell ...
Official Website: www.russellmb.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russell ...
Looking for more information about Russell? 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 Russell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Russell.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Russell: www.russellmb.com/
The official website for Province of Manitoba: https://www.gov.mb.ca/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2019