Kneehill County

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Kneehill County
Municipal district
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Kneehill County is located in Alberta
Kneehill County
Location of Kneehill County in Alberta
Coordinates: 51°42′26″N 113°15′52″W / 51.70722°N 113.26444°W / 51.70722; -113.26444Coordinates: 51°42′26″N 113°15′52″W / 51.70722°N 113.26444°W / 51.70722; -113.26444
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division No. 5
Established 1944
Incorporated 1998
Government[1]
 • Reeve Jerry F. Wittstock
 • Governing body Kneehill County Council
 • Office location Three Hills
Area (2016)[2]
 • Land 3,381.02 km2 (1,305.42 sq mi)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 5,001
 • Density 1.5/km2 (4/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Website kneehillcounty.com

Kneehill County is a municipal district situated in Division No. 5, Alberta, central Alberta.

The presence of oil and natural gas in the region has attracted some industry.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Kneehill County recorded a population of 5,001 living in 1,722 of its 1,859 total private dwellings, a 1.6% change from its 2011 population of 4,921. With a land area of 3,381.02 km2 (1,305.42 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.5/km2 (3.8/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

In the 2011 Census, Kneehill County had a population of 4,921 living in 1,670 of its 1,817 total dwellings, a -5.7% change from its 2006 population of 5,218. With a land area of 3,380.04 km2 (1,305.04 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.5/km2 (3.8/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

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