Cremona, Alberta

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Village of Cremona
Village of sadness
Cremona, Alberta is located in Alberta
Cremona, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 51°32′40.8″N 114°29′31.8″W / 51.544667°N 114.492167°W / 51.544667; -114.492167
Country Canada
Province Alberta
RegionCentral Alberta
Census division6
Municipal districtMountain View County
 • VillageJanuary 1, 1955
 • MayorTimothy Hagen
 • Governing bodyCremona Village Council
 • MPBlake Richards, Banff—Airdrie (Cons)
 • Land1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
1,175 m (3,855 ft)
 • Total444
 • Density228.6/km2 (592/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
Postal code span
T0M 0R0
HighwaysHighway 22
WebsiteOfficial website

Cremona /krəˈmnə/ is a village in Southern Alberta, Canada. It is located north of Cochrane and west of Carstairs, along the Cowboy Trail (Highway 22). It is likely named for Cremona, Italy.[citation needed]


In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Cremona recorded a population of 444 living in 189 of its 204 total private dwellings, a -2.8% change from its 2011 population of 457. With a land area of 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi), it had a population density of 228.9/km2 (592.8/sq mi) in 2016.[3]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Cremona had a population of 457 living in 199 of its 213 total dwellings, a -1.3% change from its 2006 population of 463. With a land area of 1.71 km2 (0.66 sq mi), it had a population density of 267.3/km2 (692.2/sq mi) in 2011.[4]


Cremona School is a K-12 school within the Chinook's Edge School Division. The school population is currently 390 students.[citation needed]


Aurora Cannabis operates a medical marijuana growing and processing facility in Cremona.[5]

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  1. ^ "Location and History Profile: Village of Cremona" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 14, 2016. p. 204. Retrieved October 17, 2016.
  2. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. September 22, 2017. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2012. Retrieved February 8, 2012.
  5. ^ "Canadian Medical Marijuana Producer". Aurora Cannabis. Retrieved 8 April 2019.

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Coordinates: 51°32′41″N 114°29′32″W / 51.54472°N 114.49222°W / 51.54472; -114.49222 (Cremona)