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
RegionNorthern Alberta
Census division13
Municipal districtAthabasca County
Government[1]
 • ReeveDoris Splane
 • Governing body
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Websitewww.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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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. September 22, 2017. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  2. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-06-20.
  3. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
  4. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-04-07.