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Onoway
Town
Town of Onoway
Welcome sign
Welcome sign
Nickname(s): 
Hub of the Highways
Location in Lac Ste. Anne County
Location in Lac Ste. Anne County
Onoway is located in Alberta
Onoway
Onoway
Location in Alberta
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Planning region Upper Athabasca
Municipal district Lac Ste. Anne County
Incorporated  
 • Village June 25, 1923
 • Town September 1, 2005
Area
 (2021)
 • Land 3.31 km2 (1.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total 966
 • Density 292.1/km2 (757/sq mi)
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
Postal code span
T0E 1V0
Area code(s) -1+780 -1+587
Highways Highway 43
Highway 37
Waterway Lac Ste. Anne
Sturgeon River

Onoway is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is approximately 60 km (37 mi) northwest of Edmonton at the junction of Highway 37 and Highway 43.

Demographics

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In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Town of Onoway recorded a population of 1,029 living in 355 of its 374 total private dwellings, a -1% change from its 2011 population of 1,039. With a land area of 3.32 km2 (1.28 sq mi), it had a population density of 309.9/km2 (803/sq mi) in 2016.

Education

Onoway's elementary school was recently replaced. The previous elementary school has been repurposed as a public library and museum. A new junior/senior high school opened in late 2016. The previous school was demolished and redeveloped as an outdoor running track.

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