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Calmar
Town
Town of Calmar
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Region Edmonton Capital Region
Census division 11
Municipal district Leduc County
Incorporated  
 • Village January 1, 1949
 • Town January 19, 1954
Area
 (2016)
 • Land 4.68 km2 (1.81 sq mi)
Elevation
730 m (2,400 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 2,228
 • Density 476.2/km2 (1,233/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
Postal code
T0C
Area code(s) +1-780

Calmar is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Leduc County, on Highway 39, 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest from Edmonton.

Geography

Climate

Calmar experiences a humid continental climate (Köppen Dfb).

Demographics

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Town of Calmar recorded a population of 2,228 living in 842 of its 861 total private dwellings, a 13.1% change from its 2011 population of 1,970. With a land area of 4.68 km2 (1.81 sq mi), it had a population density of 476.1/km2 (1,233/sq mi) in 2016.

The population of the Town of Calmar according to its 2014 municipal census is 2,101, a 3.3% change from its 2009 municipal census population of 2,033.

In the 2011 Census, the Town of Calmar had a population of 1,970 living in 760 of its 798 total dwellings, a 0.6% change from its 2006 population of 1,959. With a land area of 4.65 km2 (1.80 sq mi), it had a population density of 423.7/km2 (1,097/sq mi) in 2011.

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