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Canora, Saskatchewan

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The location of Canora

Welcome to Canora ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Canora had a population of 2,013 people.<1>

The town of Canora is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Canora 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 Canora, 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 Canora: (306) and (639)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Canora had a population of 2,013 people.

The population of Canora represents 0.2% of the total population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 30th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 2,013 people, the population of Canora decreased 8.5% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 2,200 people).

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

Communities near Canora ...

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 Canora and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2006
Amsterdam   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   225   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Burgis Beach   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crystal Lake   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ebenezer   [Map]   139   S   18 miles [29 km]
Good Spirit Acres   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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

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

Websites for Canora ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canora ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Canora:

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Canora 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 Canora - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Canora) 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 Canora. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Canora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.6315, Longitude: -102.4361     [Map].

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