Canyon Creek, Alberta

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Canyon Creek
Canyon Creek is located in Alberta
Canyon Creek
Canyon Creek
Location of Canyon Creek
Canyon Creek is located in Canada
Canyon Creek
Canyon Creek
Canyon Creek (Canada)
Coordinates: 55°22′19″N 115°05′41″W / 55.37194°N 115.09472°W / 55.37194; -115.09472Coordinates: 55°22′19″N 115°05′41″W / 55.37194°N 115.09472°W / 55.37194; -115.09472
CountryCanada
ProvinceAlberta
RegionNorthern Alberta
Census division17
Municipal districtMunicipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124
Government
 • TypeUnincorporated
 • Governing bodyMunicipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124 Council
Area
 • Land1.64 km2 (0.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total284
Time zoneUTC−07:00 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−06:00 (MDT)
Area code(s)780, 587, 825

Canyon Creek is a hamlet in northern Alberta, Canada within the Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124.[2] It is located on Highway 2, approximately 234 kilometres (145 mi) east of Grande Prairie.

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Canyon Creek recorded a population of 284 living in 103 of its 116 total private dwellings, a change of 9.7% from its 2011 population of 259. With a land area of 1.64 km2 (0.63 sq mi), it had a population density of 173.2/km2 (448.5/sq mi) in 2016.[1]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Canyon Creek had a population of 259 living in 90 of its 110 total dwellings, a 13.6% change from its 2006 population of 228. With a land area of 1.92 km2 (0.74 sq mi), it had a population density of 134.9/km2 (349.4/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
  2. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (April 1, 2010). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on February 29, 2012. Retrieved June 29, 2010.
  3. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2012. Retrieved April 6, 2012.