Data & Statistics

Location


  • Approximately 50 kilometers west of Calgary
  • Directly north of Kananaskis Country (Improvement District Number 5)
  • Immediately adjacent to Banff National Park

Latitude


51 degrees N

Longitude


-115 degrees W

Size


2,673 square kilometers (1032 square miles)

Elevation


Varies throughout municipality

Time Zone


Mountain Standard Time (MST)

Adjacent (Bordering) Municipalities and Districts


  • Clearwater County
  • Improvement District Number 5 (Kananaskis Country)
  • Improvement District Number 9 (Banff National Park)
  • Mountain View County
  • Rocky View County
  • Stoney Indian Reserve Number 142, Number 142B, Number 143, Number 144
  • Summer Village of Ghost Lake
  • Summer Village of Waiparous
  • Town of Canmore

Population


(2011 Federal Census) 1,341