Division No. 8, Alberta

Division No. 8, Alberta
Division No. 8
Alberta, Canada
Alberta Census Divisions
Area 9,909.31 km2 (3,826.01 sq mi)
Population 175,337 (2006)[1]

Division No. 8 is a census division in Alberta, Canada. It is located in the south-central portion of central Alberta and surrounds the City of Red Deer. The division forms the central segment of the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor. Division No. 8 is the smallest census division in Alberta according to area.[2]


Census subdivisions

The following census subdivisions (municipalities or municipal equivalents) are located within Alberta's Division No. 8.[3][4]

  • Indian reserves
    • Montana 139
    • Samson 137
    • Samson 137A


In 2006, Division No. 8 had a population of 175,337 living in 71,425 dwellings, a 14.6% increase from 2001. The census division has a land area of 9,909.31 km2 (3,826.01 sq mi) and a population density of 17.7 inhabitants per square kilometre.[1]

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