Municipal population lists

The following files provide the municipal population figures recognized by Alberta Municipal Affairs as of September 1 of the municipal census year. The information found in each file is organized by the type of municipality.

The Municipal Affairs Population List has been discontinued and will be replaced by population estimates from Treasury Board and Finance in the future.

Population History 1960 - 2019

Population lists 1913 – present

Provincial population estimates and projections

The Office of Statistics and Information at Treasury Board and Finance provides regular population estimates and projections for each census division in Alberta. Please note that population figures between the municipal population lists and the provincial population estimates and projections will differ due to different methodologies used to account for population.


Connect with the Information Services Team at Alberta Municipal Affairs:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-2225
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: [email protected]


Information Services
Alberta Municipal Affairs
17th floor, Commerce Place
10155 102 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 4L4