Preeceville

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Preeceville
Preeceville (Canada)
Coordinates: 51°57′29″N102°40′02″W / 51.9580222°N 102.6673164°W / 51.9580222; -102.6673164 Coordinates: 51°57′29″N102°40′02″W / 51.9580222°N 102.6673164°W / 51.9580222; -102.6673164 [1]
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region East Central
Census division 9
Rural Municipality Preeceville No. 334
Post office Founded1912-03-01
Incorporated (Village)1912
Incorporated (Town)1947
Government
   Mayor Garth Harris
  AdministratorLorelei Karcha
  Governing bodyPreeceville Town Council
Area
   Town 3.06 km2 (1.18 sq mi)
Elevation
[2]
500 m (1,700 ft)
Population
 (2011)
   Urban
1,070
  Urban density350.2/km2 (907/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST) UTC-6 (CST)
Postal code
S0A 3B0
Area code(s) 306/639
Highways Saskatchewan Highway 9 (jct).svgSaskatchewan Highway 47 (jct).svgSaskatchewan Highway 49 (jct).svg Hwy 9 / Hwy 47 / Hwy 49
Waterways Assiniboine River
Website Official Website
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Preeceville is a town in Saskatchewan, Canada. The town is 10 km (6 miles) west of Sturgis and 99 km (62 miles) north of Yorkton at the junction of Highway 49, Highway 47, Highway 9 and near Highway 755.

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Preeceville (Circa 1909)

Demographics

Canada census – Preeceville community profile
2011 2006
Population:1,070 (1.9% from 2006)1,050 (- 6.4% from 2001)
Land area:3.06 km2 (1.18 sq mi)2.79 km2 (1.08 sq mi)
Population density:350.2/km2 (907/sq mi)376.9/km2 (976/sq mi)
Median age:53.4 (M: 49.4, F: 57.8)54.35 (M: 49.1, F: 59.6)
Total private dwellings:579592
Median household income:$13,264
References: 2011 [5] 2006 [6] earlier [7]

Transportation

The community is served by Preeceville Airport which is located 1 nautical mile (1.9 km) southeast.

See also

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References

  1. "The Atlas of Canada Toporama" . Retrieved August 20, 2014.
  2. "Preeceville - NRC". Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2014-08-20.
  3. National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters , retrieved 2013-12-01
  4. Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System" . Retrieved 2013-12-01.
  5. "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census . Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-08-15.
  6. "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census . Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24.
  7. "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census . Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.