Vimy, Alberta

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Vimy is located in Alberta
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Location of Vimy Alberta

Vimy is a hamlet in central Alberta, Canada, within Westlock County.[1] It is located 1.4 kilometres (0.87 mi) east of Highway 2, approximately 59 kilometres (37 mi) north of Edmonton.

The name commemorates the Battle of Vimy Ridge of World War I. [2]

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Vimy recorded a population of 198 living in 91 of its 106 total private dwellings, a change of −3.4% from its 2011 population of 205. With a land area of 0.53 km2 (0.20 sq mi), it had a population density of 373.6/km2 (967.6/sq mi) in 2016.[3]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Vimy had a population of 205 living in 91 of its 103 total dwellings, a 9.6% change from its 2006 population of 187. With a land area of 0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi), it had a population density of 402/km2 (1,041/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

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Coordinates: 54°03′47″N 113°38′49″W / 54.063°N 113.647°W / 54.063; -113.647 (Vimy)