Rochester, Alberta

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Rochester
Hamlet
Rochester is located in Alberta
Rochester
Rochester
Location of Rochester in Alberta
Coordinates: 54°22′21″N 113°27′38″W / 54.37250°N 113.46056°W / 54.37250; -113.46056Coordinates: 54°22′21″N 113°27′38″W / 54.37250°N 113.46056°W / 54.37250; -113.46056
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 13
Municipal district Athabasca County
Government[1]
 • Reeve Doris Splane
 • Governing body
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Website www.athabascacounty.com

Rochester is a hamlet in northern Alberta in Athabasca County,[2] located 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) east of Highway 2, 93 kilometres (58 mi) north of Edmonton.

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Rochester recorded a population of 79 living in 38 of its 45 total private dwellings, a change of −21.8% from its 2011 population of 101. With a land area of 2.44 km2 (0.94 sq mi), it had a population density of 32.4/km2 (83.9/sq mi) in 2016.[3]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Rochester had a population of 101 living in 48 of its 52 total dwellings, a -5.6% change from its 2006 population of 107. With a land area of 2.43 km2 (0.94 sq mi), it had a population density of 41.56/km2 (107.6/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

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