County of Paintearth No. 18

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County of Paintearth No. 18
Municipal district
County of Paintearth No. 18 is located in Alberta
County of Paintearth No. 18
Location of Paintearth County No. 18 in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°13′12″N 111°54′34″W / 52.22000°N 111.90944°W / 52.22000; -111.90944Coordinates: 52°13′12″N 111°54′34″W / 52.22000°N 111.90944°W / 52.22000; -111.90944
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division No. 7
Established 1944
Incorporated 1962
Government[1]
 • Reeve George Glazier
 • Governing body County of Paintearth Council
 • Office location southeast of Castor
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 3,287.24 km2 (1,269.21 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 2,029
 • Density 0.6/km2 (2/sq mi)
 • Dwellings 733
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Website countypaintearth.ca

The County of Paintearth No. 18 is a municipal district in east central Alberta, Canada. Located in Census Division No. 7, its municipal office is located southeast of the Town of Castor near the intersection of Highway 12 and Highway 36.

History[edit]

Originally incorporated in 1944 as the Municipal District of Paintearth No. 334, it was established as a county in 1962.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, the County of Paintearth No. 18 had a population of 2,029 living in 615 of its 653 total dwellings, a -4.6% change from its 2006 population of 2,126. With a land area of 3,287.24 km2 (1,269.21 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.6/km2 (1.6/sq mi) in 2011.[2]

In 2006, the County of Paintearth No. 18 had a population of 2,126 living in 733 dwellings, a -3.0% increase from 2001. The countyhas a land area of 3,287.24 km2 (1,269.21 sq mi) and a population density of 0.6 /km2 (1.6 /sq mi).[3]

In 2001, the municipal district had a population of 2,192 in 734 dwellings, a 5.4% decrease from 1996. On a surface of 3,286.38 km² it had a density of 0.7 inhabitants/km².[4]

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