Springbrook, Alberta

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Springbrook is located in Alberta
Location of Springbrook Alberta

Springbrook is a hamlet in central Alberta, Canada within Red Deer County.[1] It is located 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) west of Highway 2A, approximately 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) southwest of Red Deer. Springbrook is also recognized by Statistics Canada as a designated place.[2]

Springbrook is the home of the Penhold Air Cadet Summer Training Centre (PACSTC).[citation needed] The PACSTC was formerly Canadian Forces Base Penhold.


As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Springbrook recorded a population of 1,507 living in 532 of its 552 total private dwellings, a change of 39.7% from its 2011 population of 1,079. With a land area of 5.26 km2 (2.03 sq mi), it had a population density of 286.5/km2 (742.0/sq mi) in 2016.[2]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Springbrook had a population of 1,079 living in 378 of its 408 total dwellings, a 12.9% change from its 2006 population of 956. With a land area of 5.31 km2 (2.05 sq mi), it had a population density of 203.20/km2 (526.3/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

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Coordinates: 52°10′35.28″N 113°52′34.67″W / 52.1764667°N 113.8762972°W / 52.1764667; -113.8762972 (Springbrook)