Milestone, Saskatchewan

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Milestone is located in Saskatchewan
Milestone is located in Canada
Location of Milestone in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 49°59′31″N 104°31′26″W / 49.992°N 104.524°W / 49.992; -104.524
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Census division 2
Rural Municipality Caledonia
Post office Founded May 1, 1900
Incorporated (Village of the Northwest Territories) March 14, 1903
Incorporated (Town) 1906
 • Mayor Jeff Brown
 • Town Administrator Stephen Schury
 • Governing body Milestone Town Council
 • Total 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 618
 • Density 284.4/km2 (737/sq mi)
Time zone CST
Postal code S0G 3L0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 39
Waterways Souris River valley
Website Official website

Milestone is a town in southeast Saskatchewan, Canada, on Saskatchewan Highway 39. The town was named after C. W. Milestone (superintendent of the New Soo Line) in 1893. The town acts as a service centre for the neighbouring countryside with the area's economy dominated by agriculture.[5]

Three churches offer services; Milestone United Church, Milestone St. Aloysius Catholic Church and Milestone Alliance Church.[5] Other facilities provided in the town include a public pool, campground, ice rink and various shops and services.[5]


Canada census – Milestone, Saskatchewan community profile
Population: 550 (0.4% from 1996)
Land area: 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Population density: 249.5/km2 (646/sq mi)
Median age: 42.9 (M: 41.2, F: 44.2)
Total private dwellings:
Median household income: $47,528
References: 2001[6]


Milestone Elementary School offers Kindergarten to Grade 4. Milestone High School offers classes up to Grade 12.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Statistics Canada. Government of Canada. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  2. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". Retrieved 2014-07-15. 
  3. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". Retrieved 2014-07-15. 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005). "Elections Canada On-line". Retrieved 2014-07-15. 
  5. ^ a b c d "Town of Milestone". Retrieved 2014-07-19. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

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Coordinates: 49°59′31″N 104°31′26″W / 49.992°N 104.524°W / 49.992; -104.524