Data & Statistics

Alberta Regional Dashboard - Bighorn No. 8

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  • Approxim

    ately 50 kilometers west of Calgary
  • Directly north of Kananaskis Country (Improvement District Number 5)
  • Immediately adjacent to Banff National Park


51 degrees N


-115 degrees W


2,673 square kilometers (1032 square miles)


Varies throughout municipality

Time Zone

Mountain Standard Time (MST)

Adjacent (Bordering) Municipalities and Districts

  • Clearwater County
  • Improvement District Number 5 (Kananaskis Country)
  • Improvement District Number 9 (Banff National Park)
  • Mountain View County
  • Rocky View County
  • Stoney Indian Reserve Number 142, Number 142B, Number 143, Number 144
  • Summer Village of Ghost Lake
  • Summer Village of Waiparous
  • Town of Canmore


(2021 Federal Census) 1598