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Marlboro
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Municipal district Yellowhead County
Founded 1913
Area
 • Total 0.38 km2 (0.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 90
 • Density 237/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)

Marlboro is a hamlet in west-central Alberta, Canada within Yellowhead County. It is located on the Yellowhead Highway (Highway 16), approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Edson. Sundance Provincial Park is located northwest of the hamlet.

Statistics Canada recognizes Marlboro as a designated place.

Demographics

Population history
of Marlboro
Year Pop. ±%
1941 195 —    
1951 135 −30.8%
1956 301 +123.0%
1961 289 −4.0%
1966 191 −33.9%
1971 156 −18.3%
1976 168 +7.7%
1981 211 +25.6%
1986 183 −13.3%
1991 186 +1.6%
1996 175 −5.9%
2001 160 −8.6%
2006 156 −2.5%
2011 90 −42.3%
2016 80 −11.1%
Source: Statistics Canada

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Marlboro recorded a population of 90 living in 34 of its 40 total private dwellings, a change of 12.5% from its 2011 population of 80. With a land area of 0.38 km2 (0.15 sq mi), it had a population density of 236.8/km2 (613/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, Marlboro had a population of 80 living in 29 of its 33 total dwellings, a −48.7% change from its 2006 population of 156. With a land area of 0.44 km2 (0.17 sq mi), it had a population density of 182/km2 (470/sq mi) in 2011.

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