Edgerton, Alberta

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Edgerton
Village of Edgerton
Edgerton, Alberta is located in Alberta
Edgerton, Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°45′34″N 110°27′48″W / 52.75935°N 110.46345°W / 52.75935; -110.46345Coordinates: 52°45′34″N 110°27′48″W / 52.75935°N 110.46345°W / 52.75935; -110.46345
Country Canada
Province Alberta
RegionCentral Alberta
Census division7
Municipal districtMunicipal District of Wainwright No. 61
Incorporated[1] 
 • VillageSeptember 11, 1917
Government
 • MayorBarbara Sjoquist
 • Governing bodyEdgerton Village Council
Area
 (2016)[2]
 • Land2.04 km2 (0.79 sq mi)
Elevation
650 m (2,130 ft)
Population
(2016)[2]
 • Total384
 • Density188/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
Postal code span
T0B 1K0
HighwaysHighway 894
Highway 610
WaterwayRibstone Creek
WebsiteOfficial website

Edgerton is a village in central Alberta, Canada. it is located 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of Wainwright.

The village has the name of H. H. Edgerton, a railroad official.[3]

Demographics[edit]

The population of the Village of Edgerton according to its 2017 municipal census is 425,[4] a change of 6% from its 2012 municipal census population of 401.[5]

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Edgerton recorded a population of 384 living in 177 of its 192 total private dwellings, a 21.1% change from its 2011 population of 317. With a land area of 2.04 km2 (0.79 sq mi), it had a population density of 188.2/km2 (487.5/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Edgerton had a population of 317 living in 151 of its 166 total dwellings, a -15% change from its 2006 population of 373. With a land area of 1.89 km2 (0.73 sq mi), it had a population density of 167.7/km2 (434.4/sq mi) in 2011.[6]

Education[edit]

There is one school in Edgerton covering kindergarten - 12. Edgerton Public School is one of twenty that come under the responsibility and direction of the Buffalo Trail Regional School Division.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Location and History Profile: Village of Edgerton" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 21, 2016. p. 267. Retrieved October 23, 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. ^ Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 46.
  4. ^ "2017 Municipal Affairs Population List" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. ISBN 978-1-4601-3652-2. Retrieved January 13, 2018.
  5. ^ "2016 Municipal Affairs Population List" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. ISBN 978-1-4601-3127-5. Retrieved January 13, 2018.
  6. ^ "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.

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