Frontier, Saskatchewan

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Frontier
Village of Frontier
Ex. Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
Ex. Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
Frontier is located in Saskatchewan
Frontier
Frontier
Location of Frontier in Saskatchewan
Frontier is located in Canada
Frontier
Frontier
Frontier (Canada)
Coordinates: 49°11′59″N 108°34′01″W / 49.199738°N 108.56703°W / 49.199738; -108.56703
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
RegionSouthwest
Census divisionNo. 4
Rural MunicipalityFrontier No. 19
Post office Founded1917
Government
 • TypeMunicipal
 • Governing bodyFrontier Village Council
 • MayorBrady Berg
 • AdministratorBarb Webber
 • MPDavid L. Anderson
 • MLADoug Steele
Area
 • Total0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Population
(2016)
 • Total372
 • Density399.5/km2 (1,035/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
Postal code
S0N 0W0
Area code(s)306
Highways Hwy 18
RailwaysGreat Western Railway
WebsiteVillage of Frontier
[1][2]

Frontier is a village within the Rural Municipality of Frontier No. 19, in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. The population was 372 in the 2016 Canada Census, (a +6.0% increase from 351 in the 2011 Canada Census). Frontier is on Highway 18 and is served by the Frontier Airport located (3.7 km) south of the village.

History[edit]

The Frontier post office was founded in 1917.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Frontier, Saskatchewan community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 372 (+6.0% from 2011) 351 (+24.0% from 2006) 283 (-6.3% from 2001)
Land area: 0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi) 0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi) 0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Population density: 399.5/km2 (1,035/sq mi) 376.9/km2 (976/sq mi) 303.9/km2 (787/sq mi)
Median age: 37.3 (M: 37.5, F: 37.0) 42.2 (M: 40.5, F: 43.8) 43.6 (M: 43.3, F: 43.8)
Total private dwellings: 186 182 163
Median household income:
References: 2016[3] 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Frontier
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 13
(55)
19
(66)
23.5
(74.3)
30
(86)
35
(95)
37.5
(99.5)
39.5
(103.1)
38.5
(101.3)
35
(95)
32
(90)
23.5
(74.3)
13.5
(56.3)
39.5
(103.1)
Average high °C (°F) −5.2
(22.6)
−2.3
(27.9)
4.3
(39.7)
13.0
(55.4)
18.9
(66.0)
23.3
(73.9)
27.6
(81.7)
27.0
(80.6)
20.1
(68.2)
12.4
(54.3)
2.3
(36.1)
−3.1
(26.4)
11.5
(52.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) −10.8
(12.6)
−8.1
(17.4)
−1.6
(29.1)
6.0
(42.8)
11.6
(52.9)
16.2
(61.2)
19.5
(67.1)
18.8
(65.8)
12.4
(54.3)
5.6
(42.1)
−3.1
(26.4)
−8.6
(16.5)
4.8
(40.6)
Average low °C (°F) −16.4
(2.5)
−13.9
(7.0)
−7.4
(18.7)
−1.1
(30.0)
4.3
(39.7)
9.1
(48.4)
11.3
(52.3)
10.5
(50.9)
4.8
(40.6)
−1.4
(29.5)
−8.5
(16.7)
−14.1
(6.6)
−1.9
(28.6)
Record low °C (°F) −41.5
(−42.7)
−43
(−45)
−35
(−31)
−20.5
(−4.9)
−10.0
(14.0)
−2.0
(28.4)
3.0
(37.4)
−1.0
(30.2)
−11.5
(11.3)
−29.0
(−20.2)
−35.0
(−31.0)
−40.0
(−40.0)
−43.0
(−45.4)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 16.5
(0.65)
12.3
(0.48)
18.6
(0.73)
23.0
(0.91)
51.2
(2.02)
76.9
(3.03)
44.5
(1.75)
41.8
(1.65)
26.8
(1.06)
16.2
(0.64)
17.3
(0.68)
13.9
(0.55)
358.9
(14.13)
Source: Environment Canada[7]

Attractions[edit]

Education[edit]

Frontier School offers Kindergarten through grade 12 and is in the Chinook School Division.

Notable people[edit]

NHL players, Rhett Warrener and Braydon Coburn, along with Conservative MP David L. Anderson.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". Retrieved 2014-04-22.
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". Archived from the original on 15 January 2016. Retrieved 2014-04-22.
  3. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2017-03-15.
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-22.
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-22.
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  7. ^ Environment Canada Canadian Climate Normals 1981–2010, accessed 27 July 2016

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 49°11′56″N 108°34′01″W / 49.199°N 108.567°W / 49.199; -108.567