Local Facts

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Our townsite was established in 1892

Current Population: 1574 (2011 Census)

Area: 1,059 hectares

Elevation: 443 metres or 1,476 feet

Kilometres of Road: 34 km

2014 Total Gross Assessments: $186,114,041

2014 Total Tax Levy: $2,094,958

Average assessed SF home: $192,368

2015 Annual Sewer rate (SF home): $339

2015 Annual Water rate (SF home): $352

Climate Temperatures

Mean Annual Temperature: 7.3 C (45 F)

Average July Temperature: 21 C (70 F)

Average January Temperature: -3.9 C (26 F)

Rain/Snow/Sun

Annual Rainfall: 570 mm (29.6 inches)

Total Snowfall: 200 cm (97.5 inches)

Total Sunshine: 1902 hours