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Municipal District of
Willow Creek No. 26
Municipal district
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Southern Alberta
Census division No. 3
Established 1954
Incorporated 1954
Area
 (2016)
 • Land 4,558.14 km2 (1,759.91 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 5,179
 • Density 1.1/km2 (3/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)

The Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 is a municipal district in southern Alberta, Canada. Located in Census Division No. 3, its municipal office is located adjacent to Claresholm Industrial Airport, west of the Town of Claresholm.

History

The Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 was incorporated on January 1, 1954.

Demographics

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26 recorded a population of 5,179 living in 1,671 of its 1,863 total private dwellings, a 1.4% change from its 2011 population of 5,107. With a land area of 4,558.14 km2 (1,759.91 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 Willow Creek No. 26 had a population of 5,107 living in 1,602 of its 1,747 total dwellings, a -4.3% change from its 2006 population of 5,337. With a land area of 4,558.89 km2 (1,760.20 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) in 2011.

In 2006, Willow Creek No. 26 had a population of 5,337 living in 1,776 dwellings, a 1.4% decrease from 2001. The municipal district has a land area of 4,560.22 km2 (1,760.71 sq mi) and a population density of 1.2/km2 (3.1/sq mi).

In 2001, the municipal district had a population of 5,412 in 1,634 dwellings, a 6% increase from 1996. On a surface of 4,560.37 km² it had a density of 1.2 inhabitants/km².

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