Peavine Metis Settlement

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Peavine Metis Settlement
Metis Settlement
Peavine Metis Settlement is located in Alberta
Peavine Metis Settlement
Peavine Metis Settlement
Location of Peavine Metis Settlement in Alberta
Coordinates: 55°51′N 116°16′W / 55.850°N 116.267°W / 55.850; -116.267Coordinates: 55°51′N 116°16′W / 55.850°N 116.267°W / 55.850; -116.267
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 17
Government[1]
 • Chair Iner Gauchier
 • Governing body Peavine Metis Council
Area (2016)[2]
 • Land 816.38 km2 (315.21 sq mi)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 607
 • Density 0.7/km2 (2/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Peavine Metis Settlement

Peavine Metis Settlement is a Metis settlement in northern Alberta, Canada within Big Lakes County.[3] It is located on Highway 750 to the northeast of High Prairie.

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Peavine Metis Settlement recorded a population of 607 living in 192 of its 284 total private dwellings, a change of −12% from its 2011 population of 690. With a land area of 816.38 km2 (315.21 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.7/km2 (1.9/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Peavine had a population of 690 living in 219 of its 293 total dwellings, a change of -16.1% from its 2006 population of 822. With a land area of 817.13 km2 (315.50 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.844/km2 (2.187/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

The population of the Peavine Metis Settlement according to its 2009 municipal census is 905.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]