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Chin
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division 2
Municipal district Lethbridge County
Government
 • Type Unincorporated
Area
 • Land 0.08 km2 (0.03 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 62
Time zone UTC−07:00 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−06:00 (MDT)
Area code(s) 403, 587, 825

Chin is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within the Lethbridge County. It is located 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) north of Highway 3, approximately 27 kilometres (17 mi) east of Lethbridge.

Chin is a name derived from the Blackfoot language.

Demographics

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Chin recorded a population of 62 living in 19 of its 19 total private dwellings, a change of 29.2% from its 2011 population of 48. With a land area of 0.08 km2 (0.031 sq mi), it had a population density of 775.0/km2 (2,007/sq mi) in 2016.

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Chin had a population of 48 living in 19 of its 21 total dwellings, a 6.7% change from its 2006 population of 45. With a land area of 0.09 km2 (0.035 sq mi), it had a population density of 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi) in 2011.

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