Local Facts

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Our townsite was established in 1892

Current Population: 1605 (2011 Census)

Area: 1,059 hectares

Elevation: 457 metres

Kilometres of Road: 34 km

2014 Total Gross Assessments: $186,114,041

2014 Total Tax Levy: $2,094,958

Average assessed SF home: $221,000

2018 Annual Sewer rate (SF home): $430.70

2017/18 Annual Water rate (SF home): $406.56

Climate Temperatures

Mean Annual Temperature: 7.7 C (45.8 F)

Average July Temperature: 19.1 C (67 F)

Average January Temperature: -1.7 C (28.9 F)

Rain/Snow/Sun

Annual Rainfall: 649.9 mm (26 inches)

Total Snowfall: 192.1 cm (75.6 inches)

Total Sunshine: 1902 hours