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Vanguard, Saskatchewan

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Welcome to Vanguard ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Vanguard had a population of 152 people.<1>

The village of Vanguard is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Vanguard is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Vanguard 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).

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Vanguard had a population of 152 people.

The population of Vanguard represents 0.02% of the population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 290th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 152 people, the population of Vanguard decreased 18.72% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 187 people).

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

Communities near Vanguard ...

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

Community   2006
Aneroid   [Map]   45   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Blumenhof   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Glenbain   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hazenmore   [Map]   57   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hodgeville   [Map]   142   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kincaid   [Map]   135   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Vanguard ...

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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vanguard ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) Vanguard. 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 Vanguard. 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 Vanguard 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 Vanguard - 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 Vanguard.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vanguard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.9000, Longitude: -107.3000     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Vanguard.