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Alsask, Saskatchewan

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Welcome to Alsask ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Alsask had a population of 129 people.<1>

The village of Alsask is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Alsask 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).

Note: If you travel west from Alsask (for example, toward Oyen (AB)), you will soon leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Telephone area codes for Alsask: (306) & (639)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Alsask had a population of 129 people.

The population of Alsask represents 0.01% of the population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 314th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 129 people, the population of Alsask decreased 27.53% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 178 people).

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

Communities near Alsask ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alsask and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Acadia Valley (AB)   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oyen (AB)   [Map]   1,015   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sibbald (AB)   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Flaxcombe   [Map]   111   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hoosier   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Laporte   [Map]   ---   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

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 Alsask. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alsask ...

Looking for more information about Alsask? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alsask, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alsask.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Alsask. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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 Alsask. 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 Alsask 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 Alsask - 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 Alsask.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alsask. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.3500, Longitude: -109.9833     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alsask.