Czar, Alberta

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Czar
Village
Village of Czar
Czar, Alberta is located in Alberta
Czar, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°27′15.2″N 110°49′47.7″W / 52.454222°N 110.829917°W / 52.454222; -110.829917Coordinates: 52°27′15.2″N 110°49′47.7″W / 52.454222°N 110.829917°W / 52.454222; -110.829917
Country Canada
Province Alberta
RegionCentral Alberta
Census division7
Municipal districtMunicipal District of Provost No. 52
Incorporated[1] 
 • VillageNovember 12, 1917
Government
 • MayorAngela Large
 • Governing bodyCzar Village Council
Area (2016)[2]
 • Land1.12 km2 (0.43 sq mi)
Elevation685 m (2,247 ft)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total202
 • Density180.1/km2 (466/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Area code(s)+1-780, +1-587
HighwaysHighway 41
Highway 13
WaterwayShorncliffe Lake

Czar is a village in central Alberta. It is located 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of the Saskatchewan border, at the intersection of Highway 13, Buffalo Trail and the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Czar recorded a population of 202 living in 85 of its 87 total private dwellings, a 21% change from its 2011 population of 167. With a land area of 1.12 km2 (0.43 sq mi), it had a population density of 180.4/km2 (467.1/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Czar had a population of 167 living in 76 of its 92 total dwellings, a -4.6% change from its 2006 population of 175. With a land area of 1.18 km2 (0.46 sq mi), it had a population density of 141.5/km2 (366.5/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Location and History Profile: Village of Czar" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 14, 2016. p. 211. 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. ^ "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.