Desert Blume

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Desert Blume is located in Alberta
Desert Blume
Desert Blume
Location of Desert Blume Alberta

Desert Blume is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within Cypress County,[1] adjacent to the southern boundary of Medicine Hat.[2]

The hamlet is located on southwest corner of South Boundary Road (Township Road 122) and Range Road 61A, 0.8 kilometres (0.50 mi) southeast of Highway 3.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Desert Blume recorded a population of 473 living in 158 of its 160 total private dwellings, a change of 46.9% from its 2011 population of 322. With a land area of 0.38 km2 (0.15 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,244.7/km2 (3,223.9/sq mi) in 2016.[4]

Cypress County indicates that the population of the Hamlet of Desert Blume was 586 in the 2016 Census, a change of 91.5% from its 2011 population of 306.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-06-22. 
  2. ^ Cypress County. "Cypress County Urban Area (Hamlet) Map". Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  3. ^ Cypress County. "Hamlet of Desert Blume Map" (PDF). Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 13, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Agenda of Cypress County Council: Cypress County Population" (PDF). Cypress County. April 18, 2017. p. 66. Retrieved October 23, 2017. 

Coordinates: 49°59′13.00″N 110°43′25.50″W / 49.9869444°N 110.7237500°W / 49.9869444; -110.7237500 (Desert Blume)