Alberta gained its current status as a province in the year 1905. The government of Alberta is lead by Rachel Notley and is based in the province capital of Edmonton (Population: 712,391).
The most populous cities in Alberta are: Calgary (Population: 1,019,942), Edmonton (Population: 712,391), Fort McMurray (Population: 76,000), Red Deer (Population: 73,593), Lethbridge (Population: 70,617).
Alberta Province - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1905|
|Capital||Edmonton (Population: 712,391)|
|Head of Government||Rachel Notley|
|Total Area||661,848 sq km (255,541 sq miles)|
|Population Density||5.7 sq km (14.8 sq miles)|