Delburne, Alberta

Village of Delburne
Motto: The Lamp in Parkland's Window
Location in Alberta
Coordinates: 52°12′03.1″N 113°14′01.1″W / 52.200861°N 113.233639°WCoordinates: 52°12′03.1″N 113°14′01.1″W / 52.200861°N 113.233639°W
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 8
County Red Deer
• Mayor Ray Reckseidler
• Governing body Delburne Village Council
• Total 1.32 km (0.5 sq mi)
Elevation 865 m (2,838 ft)
Population (2006)
• Total 765
• Density 579.9/km (1,501.9/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Highways Highway 21
Waterway Delburne Lakes

Delburne (play /ˈdɛlbərn/) is a village in the central Alberta east of Red Deer.

Named for Delia Mewburn, sister of pioneer physician F.H. Mewburn. Delburne is a quaint agricultural community located in the center of Alberta's scenic Parkland region. The village is accentuated by its tree lined streets and history depicted on its muralled buildings.

Delburne amenities include a nine hole golf & country club, a campground, several coffee shops/restaurants, and sporting facilities such as a curling rink, hockey rink, baseball diamond and an equestrian centre. The village also has a library, bank, credit union, post office, laundromat, grocery store, gas station and other basic services.

Delburne offers visitors a glace into its past at the Anthony Henday Museum, which offers guided tours.


In 2006, Delburne had a population of 765 living in 315 dwellings, a 6.4% increase from 2001. The Village has a land area of 1.32 km (0.51 sq mi) and a population density of 579.9 /km (1,502 /sq mi).

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