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Dewberry
Village
Village of Dewberry
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 10
Municipal district County of Vermilion River
Incorporated  
 • Village January 1, 1957
Area (2016)
 • Land 0.82 km2 (0.32 sq mi)
Elevation 600 m (2,000 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 186
 • Density 226.3/km2 (586/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)
Highways Highway 45
Website Official website

Dewberry is a village in central Alberta north of Vermilion. The village was so named on account of dewberries near the original town site. Its first school opened in 1930.

Demographics

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Dewberry recorded a population of 186 living in 90 of its 104 total private dwellings, a -7.5% change from its 2011 population of 201. With a land area of 0.82 km2 (0.32 sq mi), it had a population density of 226.8/km2 (587/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, the Village of Dewberry had a population of 201 living in 87 of its 106 total dwellings, a 2.6% change from its 2006 population of 196. With a land area of 0.84 km2 (0.32 sq mi), it had a population density of 239.3/km2 (620/sq mi) in 2011.

The population of the Village of Dewberry according to its 2010 municipal census is 219, a 5.2% decrease from its 2008 municipal census population of 231.

In 2006, Dewberry had a population of 196 living in 90 dwellings, a 2.0% decrease from 2001. The village had a land area of 0.84 km2 (0.32 sq mi) and a population density of 232.5/km2 (602/sq mi).


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