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Former hamlet
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Census division No. 5
Municipality Town of Drumheller
Annexed 1964
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)

Bankview is a community within the Town of Drumheller, Alberta, Canada. It was previously a hamlet within the former Municipal District of Badlands No. 7 (then Improvement District No. 7) prior to being annexed by Drumheller in 1964. The community is located within the Red Deer River valley to the south of Drumheller's main townsite across Highway 9 (South Railway Avenue).

Population history
of Bankview
Year Pop. ±%
1956 538 —    
1961 327 −39.2%
Source: Statistics Canada
Population history of
Bankview (1961-1966
including Newcastle)
Year Pop. ±%
1961 1,276 —    
1966 960 −24.8%
Source: Statistics Canada
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