Wembley, Alberta

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Wembley
Town
Town of Wembley
Wembley is located in Alberta
Wembley
Wembley
Coordinates: 55°09′26″N 119°08′21″W / 55.15722°N 119.13917°W / 55.15722; -119.13917Coordinates: 55°09′26″N 119°08′21″W / 55.15722°N 119.13917°W / 55.15722; -119.13917
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 19
Municipal district County of Grande Prairie No. 1
Government
 • Mayor Chris Turnmire
 • Governing body Wembley Town Council
Area (2011)[1]
 • Total 4.54 km2 (1.75 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 724 m (2,375 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,383
 • Density 304.8/km2 (789/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 43
Highway 724
Waterways Wapiti River
Saskatoon Lake
Website Official website

Wembley is a town in northern Alberta, Canada. It is located approximately 23 km (14 mi) west of Grande Prairie at the junction of Highway 43 and Highway 724. A resident of Wembley is known as a "Wemblian", or "Wembleyite".[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

The Town of Wembley's 2012 municipal census counted a population of 1,410.[3]

In the 2011 Census, the Town of Wembley had a population of 1,383 living in 514 of its 542 total dwellings, a -4.2% change from its 2006 population of 1,443. With a land area of 4.54 km2 (1.75 sq mi), it had a population density of 304.6/km2 (789.0/sq mi) in 2011.[1]

According to the 2006 census, Wembley has a:

  • population of 1,443 living in 504 dwellings, a 3.6% decrease from 2001
  • land area of 3.63 km2 (1.40 sq mi)
  • and a population density of 397.9/km2 (1,031/sq mi).[4]

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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. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "Minutes October 9/12". Town of Wembley. Retrieved 2012-11-14. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Wembley - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-13.  Check date values in: |date= (help)

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