Burdett, Alberta

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Burdett
Hamlet
Burdett is located in Alberta
Burdett
Burdett
Coordinates: 49°50′N 111°32′W / 49.833°N 111.533°W / 49.833; -111.533
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division 1
Municipal district County of Forty Mile No. 8
Government
 • Governing body County of Forty Mile No. 8
 • MP LaVar Payne
 • MLA Drew Barnes
Area
 • Total 2.08 km2 (0.80 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 264
 • Density 127.0/km2 (329/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Postal code span TOK 0J0
Area code(s) +1-403
Highways Highway 3

Burdett is a hamlet in Alberta, Canada within the County of Forty Mile No. 8.[1] It is located approximately 71 kilometres (44 mi) west of Medicine Hat and 97 kilometres (60 mi) east of Lethbridge on Highway 3.

History[edit]

Previously incorporated as a village on June 30, 1913,[2] Burdett dissolved to hamlet status on January 1, 2003.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In 2001,[4] Burdett had a population of 264 living in 99 dwellings, a - 7.7% decrease from 1996. With a land area of 2.08 km2 (0.80 sq mi), Burdett has a population density of 127.0 /km2 (329 /sq mi).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities". Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  2. ^ Alberta Queen's Printer (1913-07-15). "Burdett Notice". Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  3. ^ Alberta Queen's Printer (2003-11-05). "Order in Council (O.C.) 507/2002". Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada. "2001 Community Profiles - Burdett, Alberta". Retrieved 2010-06-25. 

Coordinates: 49°49′48.9″N 111°31′18.0″W / 49.830250°N 111.521667°W / 49.830250; -111.521667 (Burdett)