Admiral, Saskatchewan

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Hamlet of Admiral
Hamlet
Admiral grain elevator
Admiral grain elevator
Hamlet of Admiral is located in Saskatchewan
Hamlet of Admiral
Hamlet of Admiral
Coordinates: 49°42′47″N 108°00′11″W / 49.713°N 108.003°W / 49.713; -108.003
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division 17
Rural Municipality Wise Creek No. 77
Post office Founded February 1, 1911
Incorporated (Village) N/A
Restructured (Hamlet) August 17, 2006
Government
 • Governing body Wise Creek No. 77
Area
 • Total 1.96 km2 (0.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 30
 • Density 15.3/km2 (40/sq mi)
 • National Population Rank (Out of 5,008) 4,761
Time zone CST
Postal code S0N 0B0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 13
Highway 629
[1][2][3][4]

Admiral originally named Blairville[5] is a small hamlet in Wise Creek Rural Municipality No. 77, Saskatchewan, Canada. The population at the 2006 Census was 30. The hamlet is located 65 km south of Swift Current.

Population[edit]

Prior to August 17, 2006, Admiral was a village, but it was restructured as a hamlet on that date.[6]

Demographics

Infrastructure[edit]

Saskatchewan Transportation Company provides intercity bus service to Admiral.[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System [dead link]
  3. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005), Elections Canada On-line 
  5. ^ An Analysis of Saskatchewan Placenames
  6. ^ Restructured Villages, Saskatchewan Ministry of Municipal Affairs, archived from the original on March 25, 2008, retrieved 2008-02-10 
  7. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  8. ^ STC Route map

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 49°42′47″N 108°00′11″W / 49.713°N 108.003°W / 49.713; -108.003