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|Village of Linden|
Rural Industrial Capital of Alberta
|Census Division||No. 7|
|Municipal district||Kneehill County|
|• Village||January 1, 1964|
|• Land||2.55 km2 (0.98 sq mi)|
|Elevation||890 m (2,920 ft)|
|• Density||275.9/km2 (715/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
The area surrounding the village was originally settled by members of the Mennonite church, and many current residents trace their heritage to this group. The first post office was opened in 1949. Linden was incorporated as a village in 1964.
In the 2021 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Linden recorded a population of704 living in 282 of its 317 total private dwellings, a change of -15% from its 2016 population of 828. With a land area of 2.55 km2 (0.98 sq mi), it had a population density of 276.1/km2 (715/sq mi) in 2021.
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Linden recorded a population of 828 living in 306 of its 331 total private dwellings, a 14.2% change from its 2011 population of 725. With a land area of 2.58 km2 (1.00 sq mi), it had a population density of 320.9/km2 (831/sq mi) in 2016.
Dr. Elliott School was founded in 1958 by Dr. Elliott Harvard
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