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Village of Clive
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 8
Municipal district Lacombe County
 • Village January 9, 1912
 • Land 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
850 m (2,790 ft)
 • Total 715
 • Density 328.8/km2 (852/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
Highways Highway 12

Clive is a village in central Alberta, Canada. It is located 15 minutes east of Lacombe and 30 minutes from Red Deer.

The village was named in honour of Robert Clive, Commander-in-Chief, India.


In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Clive recorded a population of 715 living in 286 of its 306 total private dwellings, a 5.9% change from its 2011 population of 675. With a land area of 2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi), it had a population density of 329.5/km2 (853/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Clive had a population of 675 living in 252 of its 299 total dwellings, a 20.1% change from its 2006 population of 562. With a land area of 2.12 km2 (0.82 sq mi), it had a population density of 318.4/km2 (825/sq mi) in 2011.

The population of the Village of Clive according to its 2007 municipal census is 610.

In 2006, Clive had a population of about 562 living in 209 dwellings, a 4.9% decrease from 2001. The village has a land area of 2.12 square kilometres (0.82 sq mi) and a population density of 265.0/km2 (686/sq mi).


The Village of Clive has a grocery store, two bars and numerous other services.


Clive has a skate park built beside the school. It includes two eight foot quarter pipes, two six foot quarter pipes, two four foot quarter pipes, a box, stairs, and a picnic table.

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