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Bircham
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division 5
Municipal district Kneehill County
Government
 • Type Unincorporated
Area
 • Land 0.14 km2 (0.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 5
Time zone UTC−07:00 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−06:00 (MDT)
Area code(s) 403, 587, 825

Bircham is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within Kneehill County. It is located approximately 78 km (48 mi) northeast of Calgary and 10 km (6.2 mi) southeast of Acme, along a Canadian National Railway line.

The hamlet most likely takes its name from Bircham in England.

Demographics

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Bircham recorded a population of 5 living in 2 of its 2 total private dwellings, a change of 0% from its 2011 population of 5. With a land area of 0.14 km2 (0.054 sq mi), it had a population density of 35.7/km2 (92/sq mi) in 2016.

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Bircham had a population of 5 living in 2 of its 2 total dwellings, a -50% change from its 2006 population of 10. With a land area of 0.14 km2 (0.054 sq mi), it had a population density of 36/km2 (93/sq mi) in 2011.

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