Edgerton, Alberta

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Edgerton
Village
Village of Edgerton
Edgerton, Alberta is located in Alberta
Edgerton, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°45′34″N 110°27′48″W / 52.75935°N 110.46345°W / 52.75935; -110.46345Coordinates: 52°45′34″N 110°27′48″W / 52.75935°N 110.46345°W / 52.75935; -110.46345
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 7
Municipal district Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61
Government
 • Mayor Barbara Sjoquist
 • Governing body Edgerton Village Council
Area (2011)[1]
 • Total 1.89 km2 (0.73 sq mi)
Elevation 650 m (2,130 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 317
 • Density 168.1/km2 (435/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Postal code span T0B 1K0
Highways Highway 894
Highway 610
Waterway Ribstone Creek
Website Official website

Edgerton is a village in central Alberta, Canada. it is located 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of Wainwright.

Demographics[edit]

The Village of Edgerton's 2012 municipal census counted a population of 401,[2] a 2.0% increase over its 2007 municipal census population of 393.[3]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Edgerton had a population of 317 living in 151 of its 166 total dwellings, a -15% change from its 2006 population of 373. With a land area of 1.89 km2 (0.73 sq mi), it had a population density of 167.7/km2 (434.4/sq mi) in 2011.[1]

In 2006, Edgerton had a population of 373 living in 164 dwellings, a 7.4% decrease from 2001. The village has a land area of 1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi) and a population density of 306.5 /km2 (794 /sq mi).[4]

Education[edit]

There is one school in Edgerton covering kindergarten - 12. Edgerton Public School is one of twenty that come under the responsibility and direction of the Buffalo Trail Regional School Division.

Notable residents[edit]

The Canadian novelist Pauline Gedge lives here.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 
  2. ^ Kelly Clemmer (2012-08-28). "Edgerton conducts its own census, population up". Star News Inc. Retrieved 2012-10-28. 
  3. ^ "Alberta 2009 Official Population List". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2009-09-15. Retrieved 2010-09-14. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Edgerton - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-07. 

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