Airdrie, Alberta

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City of Airdrie
Aerial view of Airdrie
Aerial view of Airdrie
City of Airdrie is located in Alberta
City of Airdrie
City of Airdrie
Location of Airdrie in Alberta
Coordinates: Coordinates: 51°17′30″N 114°00′52″W / 51.29167°N 114.01444°W / 51.29167; -114.01444
CountryCanada
ProvinceAlberta
RegionCalgary Region
Census division6
FoundedSeptember 10, 1909
Government
 • MayorPeter Brown
 • Governing bodyGlenda Alexander
Murray Buchanan
Fred Burley
Ron Chapman
Kelly Hegg
Allan Hunter
 • ManagerPaul Schultz
 • MPBlake Richards (Wild Rose - Cons)
 • MLARob Anderson (Airdrie-Chestermere - Wildrose Alliance)
Area
(2011)
 • Total33.10 km2 (12.78 sq mi)
Elevation
1,089 m (3,573 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total42,564
 • Density1,286.0/km2 (3,331/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
Postal code
T4A, T4B
Area code(s)403
WebsiteCity of Airdrie Website

Airdrie is a city in the Canadian province of Alberta. The population of Airdrie was 42,564 in 2011.[1] The mayor of Airdrie is Peter Brown. The city was first established as a railway village in 1889 during the construction of the Calgary and Edmonton Railway and is named after Airdrie, Scotland.

References[change | change source]

  1. Government of Canada, Statistics Canada. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses". www12.statcan.gc.ca.

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