Mannville, Alberta

Mannville, Alberta
Mannville
—  Village  —
Village of Mannville
Motto: All Trails Lead to Mannville
Location of Mannville in Alberta
Coordinates: 53°20′08″N 111°10′32″W / 53.33556°N 111.17556°W / 53.33556; -111.17556Coordinates: 53°20′08″N 111°10′32″W / 53.33556°N 111.17556°W / 53.33556; -111.17556
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 10
County Minburn
Government
 - Mayor Al Good
 - Governing body Mannville Village Council
 - MLA
Area
 - Total 2.15 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Elevation 625 m (2,051 ft)
Population (2006)[1]
 - Total 782
 - Density 364/km2 (942.8/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 - Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)
Highways Highway 16
Highway 881

Mannville is a village in central Alberta, Canada. It is located at the intersection of the Yellowhead Highway and Highway 881, approximately 22 kilometres (14 mi) west of Vermilion and 170 kilometres (110 mi) east of Edmonton. Its primary industry is agriculture.

Contents

History

The settlement was named for Sir Donald Mann, vice-president of the Canadian Northern Railway.[2]

The Manville Group, an oil and gas bearing stratigraphical unit of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, was named for the village by A.W. Nauss in 1945.[3].

Demographics

The population of the Village of Mannville according to its 2009 municipal census is 761.[4]

In 2006, Mannville had a population of 782 living in 388 dwellings, a 8.3% increase from 2001. The village has a land area of 2.15 km2 (0.83 sq mi) and a population density of 363.9 /km2 (942 /sq mi) inhabitants.[1]

Notable people

See also

References

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Mannville—Community Profile". http://www12.statcan.ca/english/census06/data/profiles/community/Details/Page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=CSD&Code1=4810034&Geo2=PR&Code2=48&Data=Count&SearchText=Mannville&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=01&B1=All&GeoLevel=&GeoCode=4810034. Retrieved 2007-06-08. 
  2. ^ ePodunk. "Mannville". http://ca.epodunk.com/profiles/alberta/mannville/2001399.html. Retrieved 2009-03-02. 
  3. ^ Nauss, Arthur William, 1945. Cretaceous stratigraphy of Vermilion area, Alberta, Canada; American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), AAPG Bulletin, vol. 29, no. 11 (November), pp. 1605-1629.
  4. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2009-09-15). "Alberta 2009 Official Population List". http://municipalaffairs.gov.ab.ca/documents/LGS/2009pop.pdf. Retrieved 2010-09-12. 

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Mannville Group — Stratigraphic range: Early Cretaceous …   Wikipedia

  • Mannville — Lage in Alberta …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mannville — may refer to: Mannville, Alberta, a town in Alberta, Canada Mannville Group, a stratigraphical unit in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin See also Manville (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same… …   Wikipedia

  • Alberta Highway 881 — Text superimpose align = left x = 8 y = 31 base base width = 48px base caption = Highway 881 float text = 881 text size = 1.5em Highway 881 is a north south road in eastern Alberta. Its southern most point is the town of Hardisty, and its… …   Wikipedia

  • List of communities in Alberta — Distribution of town and cities in Alberta. Rural and spe …   Wikipedia

  • List of high schools in Alberta — This is a list of high schools in Alberta.A;Acadia Valley: Warren Peers School;Acme: Acme School;Airdrie: AE Bowers Middle School: RJ Hockey Middle School: Rocky View Virtual School: Airdrie Alternative School: Airdrie Altvirtual Program: Airdrie …   Wikipedia

  • Central Alberta — (also named Alberta s Heartland) is a region located in the Canadian province of Alberta. Central Alberta is the most densely populated rural area in the province. Agriculture and energy make up an important part of the economy.GeographyCentral… …   Wikipedia

  • Chipman, Alberta — Chipman   Village   Village of Chipman …   Wikipedia

  • Coutts, Alberta — Coutts   Village   Village of Coutts Motto: The Gateway to Alberta …   Wikipedia

  • Champion, Alberta — For other uses, see Champion (disambiguation). Champion   Village   Village of Champion …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”