Carcajou, Alberta

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Unincorporated Community
Carcajou, Alberta is located in Alberta
Carcajou, Alberta
Location of Carcajou in Alberta
Coordinates: 57°46′01″N 117°02′24″W / 57.7669°N 117.0400°W / 57.7669; -117.0400Coordinates: 57°46′01″N 117°02′24″W / 57.7669°N 117.0400°W / 57.7669; -117.0400
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Census division No. 17
Municipal district County of Northern Lights
 • Type Unincorporated
 • Governing body County of Northern Lights Council
Time zone MST (UTC-7)

Carcajou is an unincorporated community in Alberta, Canada. It is located in northern Alberta, on the banks of the Peace River, north of Manning. Carcajou is a French word meaning wolverine.

Carcajou is located in census division No. 17 and is administered by the County of Northern Lights.


Statistics Canada has not recently published a population for Carcajou.

However, Industry Canada shows that Carcajou's greater rural area had a total population of 20 living in 7 dwellings in 2001. With a land area of 22.61 km2 (8.73 sq mi), its greater rural area has a population density of 0.9/km2 (2.3/sq mi).[1]