Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26

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Municipal District of
Willow Creek No. 26
Municipal district
Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 is located in Alberta
Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26
Location of Willow Creek No. 26 in Alberta
Coordinates: 50°01′10″N 113°34′42″W / 50.01944°N 113.57833°W / 50.01944; -113.57833Coordinates: 50°01′10″N 113°34′42″W / 50.01944°N 113.57833°W / 50.01944; -113.57833
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division No. 3
Established 1954
Incorporated 1954
Government[1]
 • Reeve Neil Wilson
 • Governing body M.D. of Willow Creek Council
 • Office location west of Claresholm
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 4,558.89 km2 (1,760.20 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 5,107
 • Density 1.1/km2 (3/sq mi)
 • Dwellings 1,776
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Website mdwillowcreek.com

The Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 is a municipal district in southern Alberta, Canada. Located in Census Division No. 3, its municipal office is located adjacent to Claresholm Industrial Airport, west of the Town of Claresholm.

History[edit]

The Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 was incorporated on January 1, 1954.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, the Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 had a population of 5,107 living in 1,602 of its 1,747 total dwellings, a -4.3% change from its 2006 population of 5,337. With a land area of 4,558.89 km2 (1,760.20 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.1/km2 (2.9/sq mi) in 2011.[2]

In 2006, Willow Creek No. 26 had a population of 5,337 living in 1,776 dwellings, a 1.4% decrease from 2001. The municipal district has a land area of 4,560.22 km2 (1,760.71 sq mi) and a population density of 1.2 /km2 (3.1 /sq mi).[3]

In 2001, the municipal district had a population of 5,412 in 1,634 dwellings, a 6% increase from 1996. On a surface of 4,560.37 km² it had a density of 1.2 inhabitants/km².[4]

Communities and localities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. August 10, 2014. Retrieved August 10, 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. ^ Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Willow Creek No. 26 - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-11. 
  4. ^ M.D. of Willow Creek community profile - Statistics Canada. 2002. 2001 Community Profiles. Released June 27, 2002. Last modified: 2005-11-30. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 93F0053XIE.
  5. ^ "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2012-03-01. Retrieved 2012-08-12. 
  6. ^ "Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2006, Economic Regions: 4803018 - Willow Creek No. 26, geographical codes and localities, 2006". Statistics Canada. 2010-03-05. Retrieved 2012-08-12. 

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