Division No. 1, Alberta

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Division No. 1
Census division in Alberta
Alberta Census Divisions
Country Canada
Province Alberta
 • Total 20,526 km2 (7,925 sq mi)
  As of 2011
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 78,694
 • Density 3.8/km2 (9.9/sq mi)

Division No. 1 is a census division in Alberta, Canada. It is located in the southeast corner of southern Alberta and surrounds the City of Medicine Hat.

Census subdivisions[edit]

The following census subdivisions (municipalities or municipal equivalents) are located within Alberta's Division No. 1.[2][3]


In the 2011 Census, Division No. 1 had a population of 78,694 living in 31,724 of its 34,458 total dwellings, a 5.6% change from its 2006 population of 74,550. With a land area of 20,526 km2 (7,925 sq mi), it had a population density of 3.8 people per square kilometre in 2011.[1]

In 2006, Division No. 1 had a population of 74,550 living in 31,315 dwellings, a 10.6% increase from 2001. The census division has a land area of 20,526.14 km2 (7,925.19 sq mi) and a population density of 3.6 inhabitants per square kilometre.[4]

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Coordinates: 50°02′N 110°40′W / 50.033°N 110.667°W / 50.033; -110.667