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Sangudo
Hamlet
Sundial at the highway entrance of Sangudo.
Sundial at the highway entrance of Sangudo.
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census Division No. 13
Municipal district Lac Ste. Anne County
Area (2011)
 • Total 3.15 km2 (1.22 sq mi)
Elevation 680 m (2,230 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 320
 • Density 101.6/km2 (263/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways 43
757
Waterways Pembina River

Sangudo is a hamlet in Alberta, Canada within Lac Ste. Anne County. It is located on Highway 43 and the Pembina River, approximately 99 kilometres (62 mi) northwest of Edmonton.

Sangudo was formerly incorporated as a village on April 12, 1937, but dissolved and reverted to hamlet status effective September 16, 2007.

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Building in Sangudo

Demographics

As a designated place in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Sangudo recorded a population of 299 living in 137 of its 171 total private dwellings, a change of -6.6% from its 2011 population of 320. With a land area of 2.72 km2 (1.05 sq mi), it had a population density of 109.9/km2 (285/sq mi) in 2016.

In the 2011 Census, Sangudo had a population of 320 living in 149 of its 177 total dwellings, a -12.1% change from its 2006 population of 364. With a land area of 3.15 km2 (1.22 sq mi), it had a population density of 101.6/km2 (263/sq mi) in 2011.

Attractions

The hamlet is the home to Sangudo Speedway – a high-banked dirt oval that is a quarter mile in length. Sangudo also features a sundial tourist monument that can be seen from Highway 43.


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