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Cochrane, Alberta

Cochrane, Alberta is located 18 kilometers from Calgary. Cochrane is the second largest town in Alberta.

History of Cochrane, Alberta

Cochrane was first established in 1881. The area was named after Matthew Henry Cochrane who was a rancher in the area. Cochrane became a village in 1903 and a town in 1971.

Population of Cochrane, Alberta

According to Statistic Canada’s 2011 census, Cochrane has a population of 17,580.

Neighbourhoods in Cochrane, Alberta

There are several different neighbourhoods in Cochrane including:

  • Bow Meadows
  • Cochrane Heights
  • Glenbow
  • Riversong
  • West Pointe

Weather in Cochrane, Alberta

Cochrane has average temperatures of -9.6°C in January and 16.4°C in July.

Special Attractions in Cochrane, Alberta

There are many things to see and do in Cochrane, Alberta such as:

  • Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park
  • Big Hill Springs Provincial Park
  • Calaway Park
  • Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary
  • Cochrane & District Ag Society


Locations

Campbell Moving Systems Ltd.
320A 28th street NE
Calgary, Alberta
T2A 5R2
587-885-1014