|Town of Sundre|
|Municipal district||Mountain View County|
|• Mayor||Terry Leslie|
|• Governing body||Sundre Town Council|
|• MP||Blake Richards (Conservative)|
|• MLA||Rod Fox (Wildrose)|
|• Total||11.16 km2 (4.31 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,093 m (3,586 ft)|
|• Density||233.9/km2 (606/sq mi)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC−7)|
|Postal code||T0M 1X0|
|Waterway||Red Deer River|
Sundre takes its name from a town in Norway, the original home of Nels T. Hagen, the town's first postmaster.
Sundre's first postmaster, Nels T. Hagen, arrived in 1906. Sundre incorporated as a village in 1950 and then as a town in 1956.
The Town of Sundre's 2012 municipal census counted a population of 2,695.
In the 2011 Census, the Town of Sundre had a population of 2,610 living in 1,144 of its 1,738 total dwellings, a 3.4% change from its 2006 adjusted population of 2,523. With a land area of 11.16 km2 (4.31 sq mi), it had a population density of 233.9/km2 (605.7/sq mi) in 2011.
In 2006, Sundre had a population of 2,518 living in 1,078 dwellings, a 10.6% increase from 2001. The town has a land area of 7.65 km2 (2.95 sq mi) and a population density of 329.3 /km2 (853 /sq mi).
Main industries in the area are petroleum production, forestry, agriculture, and ranching.
Arts and culture
Cultural venues within Sundre include the Sundre Municipal Library and the Sundre & District Pioneer Village Museum, which features "Chester Mjolsness' World of Wildlife" exhibit of 150 mounted animals from across the world.
- "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.
- "Alberta Private Sewage Systems 2009 Standard of Practice Handbook: Appendix A.3 Alberta Design Data (A.3.A. Alberta Climate Design Data by Town)" (PDF). Safety Codes Council. January 2012. pp. 212–215 (PDF pages 226–229). Retrieved October 9, 2013.
- Dan Singleton (2012-07-10). "Town census finds 85 more residents". Sundre Round Up (Great West Newspapers LP). Retrieved 2012-07-14.
- Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Sundre - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-13.
- "Sundre Municipal Library". Sundre Municipal Library. Retrieved 2012-05-18.
- "Welcome to the Sundre & District Pioneer Village Museum!". Sundre & District Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-05-18.
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