Cremona, Alberta

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Village of Cremona
Motto: Village with promise
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
Region Central Alberta
Census division 6
Municipal district Mountain View County
 • Village January 1, 1955
 • Mayor Timothy Hagen
 • Governing body Cremona Village Council
 • MP Blake Richards, Wild Rose
Area (2016)[3]
 • Land 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Elevation 1,175 m (3,855 ft)
Population (2016)[3]
 • Total 444
 • Density 228.6/km2 (592/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Postal code span T0M 0R0
Highways Highway 22
Website Official 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).


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]

In 2006, Cremona had a population of 463 living in 198 dwellings, an 11.6% increase from 2001. The village had a land area of 0.68 square kilometres (0.26 sq mi) and a population density of 677.1/km2 (1,754/sq mi).[5]


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

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