Division No. 3, Alberta

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Division No. 3
Census division in Alberta
Alberta Census Divisions
Country Canada
Province Alberta
 • Total 13,866 km2 (5,354 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 38,566
 • Density 2.8/km2 (7.2/sq mi)

Division No. 3 is a census division in Alberta, Canada. It is located in the southwest corner of southern Alberta and its largest urban community is the Town of Claresholm.

Census subdivisions[edit]

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


In the 2011 Census, Division No. 3 had a population of 38,566 living in 13,185 of its 14,764 total dwellings, a 1.9% change from its 2006 population of 37,846. With a land area of 13,866 km2 (5,354 sq mi), it had a population density of 2.8 people per square kilometre in 2011.[1]

In 2006, Division No. 3 had a population of 37,846 living in 14,120 dwellings, a 0.7% increase from 2001. The census division has a land area of 13,866.22 km2 (5,353.78 sq mi) and a population density of 2.7 inhabitants per square kilometre.[4]

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Coordinates: 49°43′48″N 113°24′00″W / 49.73000°N 113.40000°W / 49.73000; -113.40000