Businesses in Forestburg, Alberta

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Industry: 15%
 Shopping: 11.6%
 Home Services: 10.7%
 Financial Services: 9.9%
 Professional Services: 8.2%
 Restaurants: 7.3%
 Hotels & Travel: 6.9%
 Food: 6%
 Automotive: 5.6%
 Other: 18.9%
Area of Forestburg, Alberta2.75 km²
Population768
Male Population393 (51.2%)
Female Population375 (48.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +9.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +1.5%
Median Age44.3
Male Median Age45
Female Median Age43.5
Area Codes780
Local TimeWednesday 5:04 AM
TimezoneMountain Standard Time
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Lat & Lng52.58344° / -112.0685°

Forestburg, Alberta - Map

Forestburg, Alberta Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population700745757768
Population Density254.5 / km²270.9 / km²275.3 / km²279.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Forestburg, Alberta Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 1.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Forestburg, Alberta+9.7%+3.1%+1.5%
Alberta+127.1%+63.7%+34.1%
Canada+55.8%+30.2%+17.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Forestburg, Alberta Median Age

Median Age: 44.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Forestburg, Alberta44.3 years43.5 years45 years
Alberta36.5 years37.1 years35.9 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Forestburg, Alberta Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5191837
5-9232751
10-14192746
15-19232751
20-24231437
25-29231842
30-34232346
35-39191837
40-44232346
45-49332760
50-54332356
55-59333265
60-64331851
65-69192746
70-74191433
75-7991423
80-849919
85 Plus91828
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Forestburg, Alberta Population Density

Population Density: 279.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Forestburg, Alberta7682.75 km²279.3 / km²
Alberta4.1 million663,102.6 km²6.11 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Forestburg, Alberta Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1840 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Forestburg, Alberta CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Forestburg, Alberta11,763 t15.3 t4,277 t/km²
Alberta65,353,612 t16.1 t98.6 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Forestburg, Alberta CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)11,763 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)4,277 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Forestburg, Alberta

Forestburg is a village located in east-central Alberta, Canada. The rich farmland of the area was first settled in 1905. Soon after the first of many "gopher hole" mines, homesteaders were soon coal mining on the banks of the Battle River in 1907. ..  ︎  Forestburg, Alberta Wikipedia Page

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