Atmore, Alberta

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Atmore
Hamlet
Highway 55 through the community
Highway 55 through the community
Atmore is located in Alberta
Atmore
Atmore
Location of Atmore in Alberta
Coordinates: 54°49′9″N 112°33′1″W / 54.81917°N 112.55028°W / 54.81917; -112.55028Coordinates: 54°49′9″N 112°33′1″W / 54.81917°N 112.55028°W / 54.81917; -112.55028
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 13
Municipal district Athabasca County
Government[1]
 • Reeve Doris Splane
 • Governing body
Area[2]
 • Land 0.54 km2 (0.21 sq mi)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 35
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Website www.athabascacounty.com

Atmore is a hamlet in Alberta, Canada within Athabasca County.[3] It is located 1km east of the junction of Highway 55 and Highway 63, 43 kilometres (27 mi) west of Lac La Biche, 54 km (34 mi) east of Athabasca and 250 km (160 mi) south of Fort McMurray.

The hamlet lies on the south-western shore of Charron Lake and has an elevation of 585 m (1,919 ft).

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Atmore recorded a population of 35 living in 14 of its 16 total private dwellings, a change of 75% from its 2011 population of 20. With a land area of 0.54 km2 (0.21 sq mi), it had a population density of 64.8/km2 (167.9/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Atmore had a population of 20 living in 12 of its 13 total dwellings, a 0% change from its 2006 population of 20. With a land area of 0.53 km2 (0.20 sq mi), it had a population density of 38/km2 (98/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

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