Borden, Saskatchewan

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Village of Borden
Business districtShepard Street and First Avenue
Business district
Shepard Street and First Avenue
Village of Borden is located in Saskatchewan
Village of Borden
Village of Borden
Coordinates: 52°24′47″N 107°13′19″W / 52.413°N 107.222°W / 52.413; -107.222
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division 16
Rural Municipality Great Bend No. 405
Post office Founded 1905
Incorporated (Village) 1909
 • Mayor David Buckingham
 • Town Administrator Barry Hvidston
 • Governing body Borden Town Council
 • Total 0.76 km2 (0.29 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 245
 • Density 323.1/km2 (837/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal code S0K 0N0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 16
Website [1]

Borden is a village in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It is named after former Canadian prime minister Sir Robert Borden. An abandoned arch bridge of the same name (Borden Bridge) is located to the southeast and once carried Highway 16 across the North Saskatchewan River.


Grain elevator in Borden. Photo taken from intersection of Shepard Street and Railway Avenue, looking southeastward along Highway 16.

Notable people[edit]

Dr Bryan Pidwerbesky, born 1962, in Borden, Saskatchewan is an award-winning and internationally recognised leader in road engineering, based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

See also[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. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-06-24. 
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 52°24′47″N 107°13′19″W / 52.413°N 107.222°W / 52.413; -107.222