Lashburn

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Lashburn
Town
Grain elevator in Lashburn
Grain elevator in Lashburn
Lashburn is located in Saskatchewan
Lashburn
Lashburn
Lashburn is located in Canada
Lashburn
Lashburn
Location of Lashburn in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 53°07′26″N 109°36′47″W / 53.124°N 109.613°W / 53.124; -109.613
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division No. 17
Rural Municipality Wilton
Post office Founded 1905[1]
Government
 • Mayor Steven Turnbull[2]
 • Town Manager Vicki Seabrook
 • Governing body Lashburn Town Council
Area
 • Total 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 967
 • Density 310.5/km2 (804/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 16
Website Official website

Lashburn is a town in Saskatchewan, Canada. It is located 35 km (22 miles) east of Lloydminster and 107 km (66 miles) west of North Battleford on the Yellowhead Highway, on the banks of the Battle River. It was founded in 1903 with the arrival of the Barr Colonists, led by Isaac Barr (an Anglican priest).

Centennial Museum
Main Street

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Lashburn community profile
2011 2006
Population: 967 (+5.8% from 2006) 914 (16.7% from 2001)
Land area: 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi) 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Population density: 310.5/km2 (804/sq mi) 293.5/km2 (760/sq mi)
Median age: 30.7 (M: 30.3, F: 31.1) 29.2 (M: 29.6, F: 28.9)
Total private dwellings: 373 343
Median household income: $62,129
References: 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]

Notable people[edit]

  • Henry Bonli (1927-2011), painter and interior designer

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Post Offices and Postmasters (Lashburn)". Retrieved 2013-02-13. 
  2. ^ "MUNICIPALITY DETAILS (towns)". Archived from the original on 2016-01-15. Retrieved 2013-02-13. 
  3. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2013-02-13. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2013-02-13. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 53°07′26″N 109°36′47″W / 53.124°N 109.613°W / 53.124; -109.613