|Census division||No. 6|
|Municipal district||Foothills County|
|• Governing body|
M.D. of Foothills Council
|Time zone||UTC−7 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
De Winton is located within Census Division No. 6.
During the Second World War, a Royal Air Force pilot training school was located at the Royal Canadian Air Force air station at De Winton (today's De Winton/South Calgary Airport). Temporary buildings were erected to house operations and accommodate service personnel.
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- "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. January 12, 2022. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
- Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 42.