Botha, Alberta

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Village of Botha
Botha is located in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°18′22.0″N 112°31′38.4″W / 52.306111°N 112.527333°W / 52.306111; -112.527333Coordinates: 52°18′22.0″N 112°31′38.4″W / 52.306111°N 112.527333°W / 52.306111; -112.527333
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 7
Municipal district County of Stettler No. 6
 • Mayor Flo Iskiw
 • Governing body Botha Village Council
Area (2011)[1]
 • Total 1.09 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 175
 • Density 160.7/km2 (416/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 12
Highway 850
Waterway Marion Lake
Website Official website

Botha is a village in central Alberta, Canada. It is located east of Stettler. The town was founded in 1909 around the train station named after Louis Botha.[2]


In the 2011 Census, the Village of Botha had a population of 175 living in 71 of its 74 total dwellings, a -5.4% change from its 2006 population of 185. With a land area of 1.09 km2 (0.42 sq mi), it had a population density of 160.6/km2 (415.8/sq mi) in 2011.[1]

In 2006, Botha had a population of 185 living in 75 dwellings, a 0.5% decrease from 2001. The Village has an area of 1.09 km2 (0.42 sq mi) and a population density of 169.9 inhabitants per square kilometer.[3]


Botha School is part of Clearview Public Schools.[4]

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