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Andrew, Alberta

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Country  Canada
Census division  10
Time zone  MST (UTC−7)
Elevation  630 m
Population  425 (2016)
Province  Alberta
Region  Central Alberta
Municipal districts  Lamont County
Highways  Highway 45 Highway 855
Area  123 ha
Local time  Thursday 4:14 AM
Number of airports  1
Andrew, Alberta
Weather  -22°C, Wind SE at 5 km/h, 81% Humidity

Andrew is a village in central Alberta north of Vegreville. Andrew is most famous as the home of the world's largest duck roadside attraction, part of the Giants of the Prairies. Its post office was established March 2, 1902. The community has the name of Andrew Whitford, an early settler.


Map of Andrew, AB, Canada

Notable people

Ed Stelmach became Alberta's premier-elect to succeed Ralph Klein on December 3, 2006. This was the result of the provincial Progressive Conservative Party's election to pick a new leader. Stelmach had been a third-place contender, but came up the middle to win the race over the favoured frontrunners. He officially became the province's premier on December 14, 2006.


In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Andrew recorded a population of 425 living in 201 of its 266 total private dwellings, a 7001121000000000000♠12.1% change from its 2011 population of 379. With a land area of 1.17 km2 (0.45 sq mi), it had a population density of 363.2/km2 (940.8/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Andrew had a population of 379 living in 203 of its 254 total dwellings, a -18.5% change from its 2006 population of 465. With a land area of 1.23 km2 (0.47 sq mi), it had a population density of 308.1/km2 (798.1/sq mi) in 2011.

In 2006, Andrew had a population of 465 living in 234 dwellings, a 4.1% decrease from 2001. The village has an area of 1.23 km² and a population density of 378.8 inhabitants per square kilometer.


Andrew, Alberta Wikipedia

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