|Village of Bawlf|
Bawlf grain elevator on the outskirts of the village along Alberta Highway 13, 2013
|Municipal district||Camrose County|
|• Village||October 12, 1906|
|• Land||0.89 km2 (0.34 sq mi)|
|Elevation||708 m (2,323 ft)|
|• Density||473.3/km2 (1,226/sq mi)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
Bawlf // is a village in Alberta, Canada located 25 kilometres (16 mi) east-southeast of Camrose. Founded in 1905 as a stop on the Canadian Pacific Railway line, it was named after Nicholas Bawlf, who was then president of the Winnipeg Grain Exchange.
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Bawlf recorded a population of 422 living in 165 of its 175 total private dwellings, a 4.7% change from its 2011 population of 403. With a land area of 0.89 km2 (0.34 sq mi), it had a population density of 474.2/km2 (1,228/sq mi) in 2016.
In the 2011 Census, the Village of Bawlf had a population of 403 living in 155 of its 171 total dwellings, a 9.8% change from its 2006 population of 367. With a land area of 0.96 km2 (0.37 sq mi), it had a population density of 419.8/km2 (1,087/sq mi) in 2011.
The population of the Village of Bawlf according to its 2008 municipal census is 374.
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