Improvement District No. 12

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Improvement District No. 12
(Jasper National Park)
Improvement district
Improvement District No. 12 is located in Alberta
Improvement District No. 12
Location of Improvement District No. 12 in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°42′N 117°42′W / 52.7°N 117.7°W / 52.7; -117.7Coordinates: 52°42′N 117°42′W / 52.7°N 117.7°W / 52.7; -117.7
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Alberta's Rockies
Census division No. 15
Established April 1, 1945
Renumbered January 1, 1969
Government[1][2]
 • Governing body Alberta Municipal Affairs (AMA)
 • Minister of AMA Vacant
 • CAO Darryl Joyce
 • MLA Robin Campbell
Area (2011)[3]
 • Total 10,181.58 km2 (3,931.13 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 34
 • Density 0.0/km2 (0/sq mi)
 • Dwellings 6
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)

Improvement District No. 12 (Jasper National Park),[2] or Improvement District No. 12,[4] is an improvement district in Alberta, Canada. Located within Jasper National Park in Alberta's Rockies, the improvement district is the municipality that provides local government for the portion of the park outside the Municipality of Jasper.

History[edit]

Improvement District (I.D.) No. 12 was originally formed as I.D. No. 80 on April 1, 1945 through the amalgamation of I.D. Nos. 379, 438, 439, 469, 499, 500, and 530, as well as portions of I.D. Nos. 348, 378, 436, 437, 466, 468, 498, 528, 529, and 558.[2] I.D. No. 80 was renumbered to I.D. No. 12 on January 1, 1969.[2]

A second improvement district, Jasper Improvement District, was separated from I.D. No. 12 on August 31, 1995.[2] Jasper Improvement District subsequently became a specialized municipality named the Municipality of Jasper on July 20, 2001.[5]

Communities and localities[edit]

There are no communities located within Improvement District No. 12.[6]

The following localities are located within Improvement District No. 12:[7]

Localities
  • Athabasca Falls
  • Devona
  • East Gate Trailers
  • Lake Edith
  • Miette
  • Miette Hotsprings
  • Pocahontas
  • Shale Banks
  • Snaring
  • Sunwapta

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, Improvement District No. 12 had a population of 34, a 41.7% change from its 2006 population of 24. With a land area of 10,181.58 km2 (3,931.13 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.0/km2 (0.0/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

As of the 2006 Census of Canada, Improvement District No. 12 had a total population of 24 living in 6 dwellings, a 37.3% decrease from 49 in 2001. With a land area of 10,181.58 km2 (3,931.13 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.0 /km2 (0 /sq mi).[4]

Government[edit]

Improvement District No. 12 is administered by Alberta Municipal Affairs.[2]

See also[edit]

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