Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

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City of Prince Albert
Downtown Prince Albert
Coordinates: 53°12′N 105°45′W / 53.2°N 105.75°W / 53.2; -105.75Coordinates: 53°12′N 105°45′W / 53.2°N 105.75°W / 53.2; -105.75
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Census division No. 15
Government
 • Mayor Jim Scarrow
 • Governing Body Prince Albert City Council
 • MPs Randy Hoback (CON) - Prince Albert
 • MLAs Darryl Hickie (SKP) - Prince Albert Carlton
Victoria Jurgens (SKP) - Prince Albert Northcote
Area
 • Total 65.68 km2 (25.36 sq mi)
Elevation 440 m (1,440 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 35,129
 • Density 512/km2 (1,330/sq mi)
 • Demonym Prince Albertan
Time zone CST (UTC-6)

Prince Albert is a city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

The population of Prince Albert was 35,129 in 2011[1] The mayor of Prince Albert is Jim Scarrow. It is nicknamed the "Gateway to the North" because it is the last major centre along the route to the resources of northern Saskatchewan. It is named after Albert, Prince Consort, husband of Queen Victoria[2]


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