Cereal, Alberta

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Cereal
Village
Village of Cereal
Cereal, Alberta is located in Alberta
Cereal, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 51°24′56.1″N 110°47′59.5″W / 51.415583°N 110.799861°W / 51.415583; -110.799861Coordinates: 51°24′56.1″N 110°47′59.5″W / 51.415583°N 110.799861°W / 51.415583; -110.799861
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 4
Special Area No. 3
Government[1]
 • Mayor Tami Olds
 • Governing body Cereal Village Council
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 0.95 km2 (0.37 sq mi)
Elevation 765 m (2,510 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 134
 • Density 141.6/km2 (367/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 9
Highway 886

Cereal is a village in central Alberta east of Drumheller. It was named after the post office that was established in the area in 1910.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Cereal had a population of 134 living in 71 of its 79 total dwellings, a 6.3% change from its 2006 population of 126. With a land area of 0.95 km2 (0.37 sq mi), it had a population density of 141.1/km2 (365.3/sq mi) in 2011.[2]

In 2006, Cereal had a population of 126 living in 68 dwellings, a 32.6% decrease from 2001. The Village has a land area of 0.95 km2 (0.37 sq mi) and a population density of 133.2/km2 (345/sq mi).[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. November 28, 2014. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  3. ^ Cereal Women's Institute (1967). Down Cereal's Memory Trails, 1910-1967. Cereal, Alberta. p. 3. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Cereal - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-06.  Check date values in: |date= (help)