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Acton Vale, Quebec

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Welcome to Acton Vale ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Acton Vale had a population of 7,797 people.<1>

The city of Acton Vale is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Acton Vale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

Area codes for Acton Vale: (450) and (579)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Acton Vale had a population of 7,797 people.

The population of Acton Vale represents 0.1% of the population of Quebec (which had 7,546,131 people at that time), making it Quebec's 104th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 7,797 people, the population of Acton Vale increased 6.44% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 7,325 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Acton Vale.

Communities near Acton Vale ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Acton Vale and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2006
Drummondville   [Map]   67,392   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Granby   [Map]   11,748   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Granby   [Map]   47,637   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Charles de Drummond   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Germain de Grantham   [Map]   3,993   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Hyacinthe   [Map]   51,616   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Acton Vale.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acton Vale. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Acton Vale:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acton Vale ...

Looking for more information about Acton Vale? 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 Acton Vale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Acton Vale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acton Vale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Acton Vale 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 Acton Vale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (579) is an overlay for area code (450).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Acton Vale) 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 Acton Vale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Acton Vale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acton Vale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6333, Longitude: -72.5667     [Map].

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