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Two Hills
Town
Town of Two Hills
Motto: Small Town With A Big Future
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 (2016)
 • Land 3.38 km2 (1.31 sq mi)
Elevation 603 m (1,978 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,352
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Postal code span T0B 4K0
Area code(s) +1-780
Highways Highway 36
Highway 45
Waterway Vermilion River
Website Official website

Two Hills is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is located 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.

Demographics

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.

The Town of Two Hills' 2012 municipal census counted a population of 1,431, a 13.9% increase over its 2007 municipal census population of 1,232.

In the 2011 Census, the Town of Two Hills had a population of 1,379 living in 472 of its 522 total dwellings, a 31.7% change from its 2006 population of 1,047. With a land area of 3.31 km2 (1.28 sq mi), it had a population density of 416.6/km2 (1,079/sq mi) in 2011.


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