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Municipal District of
Wainwright No. 61
Municipal district
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Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division No. 7
Established 1942
Incorporated 1942
Area
 (2016)
 • Land 4,156.56 km2 (1,604.86 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 4,479
 • Density 1.1/km2 (3/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)

The Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 is a municipal district in eastern Alberta, Canada. Located in Census Division No. 7., its municipal office is located in the Town of Wainwright. The municipal district is bisected north-south by the Buffalo Trail and east-west by the Poundmaker Trail.

Demographics

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 recorded a population of 4,479 living in 1,459 of its 1,768 total private dwellings, a change of 8.2% from its 2011 population of 4,138. With a land area of 4,156.56 km2 (1,604.86 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, the Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 had a population of 4,138 living in 1,229 of its 1,419 total dwellings, a change of 16.3% from its 2006 population of 3,558. With a land area of 4,153.72 km2 (1,603.76 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.0/km2 (2.6/sq mi) in 2011.

The population of the Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61 according to its 2007 municipal census is 4,113.

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