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Welcome to Abbey ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Abbey had a population of 130 people.<1>

The village of Abbey was established in 1913.

Abbey is 2,230 feet [680 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Abbey is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Abbey lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).

Area codes for Abbey: (306) & (639)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Abbey: S0N<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Abbey had a population of 130 people.

The population of Abbey represents 0.01% of the total population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 312nd most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 130 people, the population of Abbey decreased 5.11% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 137 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Abbey.

Communities near Abbey ...

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 are driving it.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Cabri   [Map]   439   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hazlet   [Map]   85   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Lacadena   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Lancer   [Map]   65   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lemsford   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Portreeve   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Abbey ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Abbey - it's located in Idaho.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbey.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abbey. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbey ...

Looking for more information about Abbey? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Abbey? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abbey, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Abbey.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Abbey. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/



Footnotes ...

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

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<3>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Abbey.

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<4>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Abbey). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Abbey or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Abbey. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abbey) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abbey. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abbey

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbey. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.7350, Longitude: -108.7581     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Abbey.