McLennan, Alberta

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McLennan
Town
Town of McLennan
McLennan is located in Alberta
McLennan
McLennan
Coordinates: 55°42′42″N 116°54′34″W / 55.71167°N 116.90944°W / 55.71167; -116.90944Coordinates: 55°42′42″N 116°54′34″W / 55.71167°N 116.90944°W / 55.71167; -116.90944
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 19
Municipal district Municipal District of Smoky River No. 130
Incorporated[1]  
 • Village February 1, 1944
 • Town February 11, 1948
Government[2]
 • Mayor Jason Doris (Deputy)
 • Governing body McLennan Town Council
Area (2011)[3]
 • Total 3.58 km2 (1.38 sq mi)
Elevation[4] 625 m (2,051 ft)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 809
 • Density 226.2/km2 (586/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 2
Waterway Kimiwan Lake
Website Official website

McLennan is a town in northern Alberta, Canada. It is located 50 km (31 mi) north of High Prairie on Highway 2.

The town lies on the southern shore of Kimiwan Lake, and north of Winagami Lake. Winagami Lake Provincial Park is located 29 km (18 mi) south of McLennan.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, the Town of McLennan had a population of 809 living in 291 of its 342 total dwellings, a -1.8% change from its 2006 population of 824. With a land area of 3.58 km2 (1.38 sq mi), it had a population density of 226.0/km2 (585.3/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

According to the 2006 census:

  • population of 824 living in 326 dwellings, a 2.5% increase from 2001.
  • land area of 3.58 km2 (1.38 sq mi)
  • population density of 230.4/km2 (597/sq mi).[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Location and History Profile: Town of McLennan" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 7, 2016. p. 393. Retrieved October 16, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. November 18, 2016. Retrieved November 21, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  4. ^ "Alberta Private Sewage Systems 2009 Standard of Practice Handbook: Appendix A.3 Alberta Design Data (A.3.A. Alberta Climate Design Data by Town)" (PDF) (PDF). Safety Codes Council. January 2012. pp. 212–215 (PDF pages 226–229). Retrieved October 8, 2013. 
  5. ^ Statistics Canada. "Canada 2006 Census: McLennan - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-12. 

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