Chipman, Alberta

Chipman, Alberta
Chipman
—  Village  —
Village of Chipman
Nativity of the Mother of God (St. Mary's) Ukrainian Catholic Church
Nickname(s): Coyote County
Chipman, Alberta is located in Alberta
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 53°41′56.6″N 112°38′08.7″W / 53.699056°N 112.63575°W / 53.699056; -112.63575Coordinates: 53°41′56.6″N 112°38′08.7″W / 53.699056°N 112.63575°W / 53.699056; -112.63575
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 10
County Lamont
Government
 - Mayor Jim Palmer
 - Governing body Chipman Village Council
 - MLA
Area
 - Total 0.62 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Elevation 670 m (2,198 ft)
Population (2006)
 - Total 238
 - Density 385/km2 (997.1/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 15
Highway 834
Website Village of Chipman

Chipman is a village in central Alberta, Canada within Lamont County and Census Division No. 10. It is located on Highway 15, approximately 11 km (7 mi) southeast of Lamont, 22 km (14 mi) northwest of Mundare, 70 km (44 mi) east of Edmonton, and 30 km (18 mi) northeast of the Yellowhead Highway entrance to Elk Island National Park.

Contents

History

Chipman was incorporated as a village on October 21, 1913.[1] Prior to incorporation, Chipman was a hamlet under the jurisdiction of the Municipal District (M.D.) of Pines No. 516,[citation needed] which was known as Local Improvement District (L.I.D.) 27N4 prior to January 25, 1913.[citation needed]

Surrounding Area

L.I.D. 27N4 administered the Chipman-Mundare area upon its first meeting July 14, 1906 with Councillors Michael Eleniuk (chairman), J. Wilinski, P. Bahry, and H. Theis (secretary treasurer).[citation needed] Councillors were paid $2 per day and the secretary treasurer’s salary was originally $100.[citation needed] On January 25, 1913, the area became the M.D. of Pines No. 516 with Councillors A. Achtemychuk (chairman), E. Halberg, M. Kozak, W. Miskew, J. Jakubec and A. Lappenbush. M. Korczynski was secretary treasurer.[citation needed]

In March 1944, the M.D. of Pines No. 516 was united with the municipal districts of Wostok and Leslie to form the M.D. of Lamont No. 516.[citation needed] It was later renumbered as M.D. of Lamont No. 82 on April 1, 1945.[2]

On January 1, 1968, the County of Lamont No. 30 was incorporated through the unification of the Lamont School Division No. 18 and the M.D. of Lamont No. 82.[2] It was eventually renamed to Lamont County on January 1, 2000.[2]

Demographics

The population of the Village of Chipman according to its 2009 municipal census is 294.[3]

In 2006, Chipman had a population of 238 living in 113 dwellings, a 3.6% decrease from 2001. The village has a land area of 0.62 square kilometres (0.24 sq mi) and a population density of 384.6 /km2 (996 /sq mi).[4]

See also

References

External links



Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chipman Airport (Alberta) — Chipman Airport IATA: none – ICAO: none – TC LID: CFU3 Summary Airport type Public Operator Edmonton Soaring Club Location …   Wikipedia

  • Chipman — Chipman, a surname, may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Places People Nathaniel Chipman, a U.S. Senator from Vermont Daniel Chipman …   Wikipedia

  • Chipman — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: Dana K. Chipman, US amerikanischer Militärjurist Daniel Chipman (1765–1850), US amerikanischer Politiker John Logan Chipman (1830–1893), US amerikanischer Politiker John Smith Chipman (1800–1869), US amerikanischer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alberta Highway 15 — Highway 15 Route information Maintained by Alberta Transportation, the City of Edmonton, and the City of Fort Saskatchewan Length …   Wikipedia

  • Chipman Airport — may refer to: Chipman Airport (Alberta), in Alberta, Canada Chipman Airport (New Brunswick) in New Brunswick, Canada This disambiguation page lists articles about airports with the same or similar names. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Chipman — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Chipman peut signifier: Lieux au Canada Chipman, un village d Alberta; Chipman, un village du Nouveau Brunswick; Paroisse de Chipman, un district de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alberta Ballet Company — Nat Christie Centre The Alberta Ballet (also known as the Alberta Ballet Company) is located in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta. It is Canada’s third largest dance company. Alberta Ballet has developed a distinctive repertoire and performance… …   Wikipedia

  • Alberta Highway 21 — Infobox road province=AB type=Hwy route= 21 map custom = yes alternate name = length km = 328 direction a = South direction b = North starting terminus = Hwy 1 near Strathmore junction = Hwy 9, Hwy 27 near Three Hills, Hwy 42 near Lousana, Hwy 11 …   Wikipedia

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

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

Share the article and excerpts

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