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Welcome to Alma ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Alma had a population of 29,998 people.<1>
The city of Alma is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alma 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 Alma: (418) & (581)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Alma: G8B<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Alma had a population of 29,998 people.
The population of Alma represents 0.4% of the total population of Quebec (which had 7,546,131 people at that time), making it Quebec's 33rd most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 29,998 people, the population of Alma has remained roughly the same as the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 30,126 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alma.
Communities near Alma ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alma and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Alma.
Communities Also Named Alma ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Alma - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois (2), Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Texas (3), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alma.
Websites for Alma ...
Official Website: www.ville.alma.qc.ca/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alma ...
Looking for more information about Alma? 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 Alma, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alma.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alma: www.ville.alma.qc.ca/
The official website for Province of Quebec: https://www.quebec.ca/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019