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Welcome to Buchanan ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Buchanan had a population of 225 people.<1>

The village of Buchanan is 1,600 feet [488 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Buchanan 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 east from Buchanan, you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Telephone area codes for Buchanan: (306) and (639)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Buchanan had a population of 225 people.

The population of Buchanan represents 0.02% of the population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 239th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 225 people, the population of Buchanan decreased 3.43% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 233 people).

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

Communities near Buchanan ...

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

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Amsterdam   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Burgis Beach   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Canora   [Map]   2,013   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Crystal Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Good Spirit Acres   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Invermay   [Map]   262   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Buchanan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Buchanan - they are located in California (3), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota (2), Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buchanan ...

Looking for more information about Buchanan? 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 Buchanan? 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 Buchanan, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Buchanan.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buchanan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.7000, Longitude: -102.7500     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Buchanan.