Hines Creek, Alberta

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Hines Creek
Village
Village of Hines Creek
Motto: End of Steel
Hines Creek is located in Alberta
Hines Creek
Hines Creek
Coordinates: 56°14′46″N 118°35′38″W / 56.24611°N 118.59389°W / 56.24611; -118.59389Coordinates: 56°14′46″N 118°35′38″W / 56.24611°N 118.59389°W / 56.24611; -118.59389
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census Division No. 17
Municipal district Clear Hills County
Government[1]
 • Mayor Hazel Reintjes
 • Governing body Hines Creek Village Council
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi)
Elevation 655 m (2,149 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 380
 • Density 86.9/km2 (225/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways 64
Waterways George Lake
Website Official website

HInes Creek is a village in northern Alberta, Canada. It is located 67 km west of Grimshaw and 28 km north of Fairview, along Highway 64.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Hines Creek had a population of 380 living in 147 of its 157 total dwellings, an -11.6% change from its 2006 population of 430. With a land area of 4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi), it had a population density of 87.0/km2 (225.2/sq mi) in 2011.[2]

The population of the Village of Hines Creek according to its 2010 municipal census is 396.[3]

In 2006, Hines Creek had a population of 430 living in 176 dwellings, a 1.6% decrease from 2001. The village has a land area of 4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi) and a population density of 98.4 inhabitants per square kilometer.[4]

Education[edit]

Hines Creek Composite School is the only school in Hines Creek and features Grade K-12. It is administered by the Peace River School Division.

Post secondary education is available in the neighbouring town of Fairview at Grande Prairie Regional Fairview Campus.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. April 18, 2014. Retrieved April 18, 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. ^ "2010 Official Population List". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2010-09-15. Retrieved 2011-01-19. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Hines Creek - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-08. 

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