Clive, Alberta

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Village of Clive
Clive, Alberta is located in Alberta
Clive, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°28′39″N 113°26′50″W / 52.47750°N 113.44722°W / 52.47750; -113.44722
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 8
Municipal district Lacombe County
 • Village January 9, 1912
 • Mayor Anita Gillard
 • Governing body Clive Village Council
Area (2016)[2]
 • Land 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Elevation 850 m (2,790 ft)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 715
 • Density 328.8/km2 (852/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 12
Website Official website

Clive /ˈklv/ is a village in central Alberta, Canada. It is located 15 minutes east of Lacombe and 30 minutes from Red Deer.

The village was named in honour of Robert Clive, Commander-in-Chief, India.[3]


In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Clive recorded a population of 715 living in 286 of its 306 total private dwellings, a 5.9% change from its 2011 population of 675. With a land area of 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi), it had a population density of 329.5/km2 (853.4/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Clive had a population of 675 living in 252 of its 299 total dwellings, a 20.1% change from its 2006 population of 562. With a land area of 2.12 km2 (0.82 sq mi), it had a population density of 318.4/km2 (824.6/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

The population of the Village of Clive according to its 2007 municipal census is 610.[5]

In 2006, Clive had a population of about 562 living in 209 dwellings, a 4.9% decrease from 2001. The village has a land area of 2.12 square kilometres (0.82 sq mi) and a population density of 265.0/km2 (686/sq mi).[6]


The Village of Clive has a grocery store, two bars and numerous other services.[citation needed]


Clive School is located on the north end of Clive, with about 250-300 students enrolled in kindergarten through grade nine.[7]


Clive has a skate park built beside the school. It includes two eight foot quarter pipes, two six foot quarter pipes, two four foot quarter pipes, a box, stairs, and a picnic table.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Location and History Profile: Village of Clive" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 14, 2016. p. 169. Retrieved October 17, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 8, 2017. 
  3. ^ Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 35. 
  4. ^ "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. 
  5. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2009-09-15). "Alberta 2009 Official Population List" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-09-12. 
  6. ^ Statistics Canada. "Canada 2006 Census: Clive - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-06. 
  7. ^ "Our Mission Statement". Clive School. Retrieved 19 January 2017. 

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Coordinates: 52°29′N 113°27′W / 52.483°N 113.450°W / 52.483; -113.450 (Clive, Alberta)