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Vulcan County

Vulcan County
Municipal district
Vulcan County is located in Alberta
Vulcan County
Location of Vulcan County in Alberta
Coordinates:
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division No. 5
Established 1951
Incorporated 1951
Government[1]
 • Reeve Derrick Annable
 • Governing body Vulcan County Council
 • Office location Vulcan
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 5,429.50 km2 (2,096.34 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 3,875
 • Density 0.7/km2 (2/sq mi)
 • Dwellings 1,446
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Website .ca.abvulcancounty

Vulcan County is a municipal district in Alberta, Canada. Located in Census Division No. 5, its municipal office is located in the Town of Vulcan.

History

Vulcan County was originally established in 1951.

Demographics

Vulcan County's 2012 municipal census counted a population of 3,893,[3] a 0.5% increase over its 2007 municipal census population of 3,830.[4]

In the 2011 Census, Vulcan County had a population of 3,875 living in 1,104 of its 1,433 total dwellings, a 4.2% change from its 2006 population of 3,718. With a land area of 5,429.5 km2 (2,096.3 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.7/km2 (1.8/sq mi) in 2011.[2]

In 2006, Vulcan County had a population of 3,718 living in 1,446 dwellings, a 1.6% decrease from 2001. The county has a land area of 5,430.06 km2 (2,096.56 sq mi) and a population density of 0.7/km2 (1.8/sq mi).[5]

In 2001, Vulcan County had a population of 3,778 in 1,348 dwellings, a 0.8% decrease from 1996. On a surface of 5,429.62 km² it had a density of 0.7 inhabitants/km².[6]

Communities and localities

See also

References

  1. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs: Municipal Officials Search
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  6. ^ Vulcan County community profile - Statistics Canada. 2002. 2001 Community Profiles. Released June 27, 2002. Last modified: 2005-11-30. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 93F0053XIE.
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  9. ^ Forgotten Alberta - Kinnondale
  10. ^ Ghost towns Canada - Waldeck

External links

  • Official website
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