Facts and Stats
ABOUT THE COUNTY OF VERMILION RIVER
The County of Vermilion River, Alberta, Canada provides rural municipal services for 8,267 residents who live among rolling hills and prairie vistas that stretch north of the North Saskatchewan River, south to the Battle River and 42 miles west from the Alberta/Saskatchewan border. The local economy is as diverse as the landscape with strong agriculture and energy sectors, thriving supply services and an abundance of small business entrepreneurs. The many features, amenities and opportunities in our municipality make it “A sustainable, vibrant and diversified community with opportunities for all”.
Highways 16 (TransCanada Yellowhead), 41, 17 and 45, plus numerous secondary provincial highways, provide superior transportation corridors easing travel to and from all directions.
Our municipal operations are based out of Kitscoty, Alberta – near the geographic center of the County. There are eight unincorporated hamlets, three villages and one town located within the geographic boundaries of the County. In addition we share a co-terminus boundary with the City of Lloydminster.
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Population & Census Data
2016 = 8,267 population (4.6% increase from 2011)
2011 = 7,905 population (5.9% increase from 2006)
2006 = 7,462 population
2015 MUNICIPAL Census data sorted by Division can be found here
Visit the Statistics Canada website for full details on CVR's census results