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|Town of Bruderheim|
|Region||Edmonton Capital Region|
|Municipal district||Lamont County|
|• Village||May 29, 1908|
|• Town||September 17, 1980|
|• Land||7.12 km2 (2.75 sq mi)|
|Elevation||637 m (2,090 ft)|
|• Density||183.8/km2 (476/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (MST)|
|Waterway||North Saskatchewan River|
The town's name is derived from two German words: "Bruder" meaning brother and the suffix "-heim" meaning home. In English, it translates to "Home of the Brother".
The Bruderheim area was the recipient of a notable meteorite fall on March 4, 1960—the Bruderheim meteorite.
Bruderheim Arena served as a shooting location for the 2005 film Santa's Slay.
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Town of Bruderheim recorded a population of 1,308 living in 502 of its 622 total private dwellings, a 13.2% change from its 2011 population of 1,155. With a land area of 7.12 km2 (2.75 sq mi), it had a population density of 183.7/km2 (476/sq mi) in 2016.
The population of the Town of Bruderheim according to its 2014 municipal census is 1,348, a 3.9% change from its 2012 municipal census population of 1,298.
In the 2011 Census, the Town of Bruderheim had a population of 1,155 living in 444 of its 486 total dwellings, a -4.9% change from its 2006 population of 1,215. With a land area of 4.23 km2 (1.63 sq mi), it had a population density of 273.0/km2 (707/sq mi) in 2011.
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