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Two Hills
Town
Town of Two Hills
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Motto(s): 
Small Town With A Big Future
Two Hills is located in Alberta
Two Hills
Two Hills
Location in Alberta
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 10
Municipal district County of Two Hills No. 21
Incorporated  
 • Village June 4, 1929
 • Town January 1, 1955
Area
 (2021)
 • Land 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Elevation
603 m (1,978 ft)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total 1,416
 • Density 454.7/km2 (1,178/sq mi)
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
Postal code span
T0B 4K0
Area code(s) +1-780
Highways Highway 36
Highway 45
Waterway Vermilion River

Two Hills is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is approximately 137 km (85 mi) east of Edmonton at the junction of Highway 45 and Highway 36. Two Hills is primarily an agriculture-based community. It was named from the presence of two hills located near the town. Post office established in 1914.

Demographics

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The population of the Town of Two Hills according to its 2017 municipal census is 1,443, a change of 0.8% from its 2012 municipal census population of 1,431.

In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Town of Two Hills recorded a population of 1,352 living in 399 of its 478 total private dwellings, a -2% change from its 2011 population of 1,379. With a land area of 3.38 km2 (1.31 sq mi), it had a population density of 400.0/km2 (1,036/sq mi) in 2016.

Notable people

  • Dave Hanson, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Bonnyville-Cold Lake-St. Paul Lac La Biche-St. Paul-Two Hills (2015–2019)
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