Black Diamond, Alberta
|— Town —|
|Town of Black Diamond|
|• Mayor||Sharlene Brown|
|• Governing body||Black Diamond Town Council|
|• Total||3.21 km2 (1.24 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,180 m (3,870 ft)|
|• Density||740.3/km2 (1,917/sq mi)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|Postal code span||T1S|
Black Diamond is a sister town to Turner Valley. There exists a three-kilometer trail next to the roadway between Black Diamond and Turner Valley named the Friendship Trail. It has a hospital, shops, hotels and residences, an elementary school [K-6] and highschool [7-12] as well a hockey rink and a Boys and Girls Club. Little oil or gas remains. It is located in the Foothills Municipal district.
In the 2011 Census, the Town of Black Diamond had a population of 2,373 living in 945 of its 1,001 total dwellings, a 24.9% change from its 2006 population of 1,900. With a land area of 3.21 km2 (1.24 sq mi), it had a population density of 739.3/km2 (1,915/sq mi) in 2011.
The population of the Town of Black Diamond according to its 2009 municipal census is 2,308.
According to the 2006 census, Black Diamond has a:
- Town of Black Diamond. "Town Council". Archived from the original on 2007-01-05. Retrieved 2007-06-22.
- "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-02-08.
- Alberta Municipal Affairs (2009-09-15). "Alberta 2009 Official Population List". Retrieved 2010-09-14.
- Statistics Canada (Census 2006). "Black Diamond - Community Profile". Retrieved 2007-06-09.
||Bragg Creek||Calgary||De Winton|
|Turner Valley||Longview||High River|