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Welcome to Assiniboia ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Assiniboia had a population of 2,305 people.<1>

The town of Assiniboia is 2,440 feet [744 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Assiniboia is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Assiniboia 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 south from Assiniboia, you will 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 Assiniboia: (306) and (639)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Assiniboia: S0H<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Assiniboia had a population of 2,305 people.

The population of Assiniboia represents 0.23% of the total population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 24th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,305 people, the population of Assiniboia decreased 7.17% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 2,483 people).

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

Communities near Assiniboia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Assiniboia and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ardill   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Congress   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Flintoft   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Limerick   [Map]   130   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mazenod   [Map]   17   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Victor   [Map]   43   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Assiniboia ...

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

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

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 Assiniboia. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assiniboia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Saskatchewan

About Saskatchewan

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Assiniboia. 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 Assiniboia 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 Assiniboia - 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).

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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 Assiniboia). 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 Assiniboia 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Assiniboia) 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 Assiniboia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Assiniboia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Assiniboia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.6319, Longitude: -105.9923     [Map].

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