Unity, Saskatchewan


Unity, Saskatchewan

Infobox Settlement
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official_name = Unity
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subdivision_name = Canada
subdivision_name1 = Saskatchewan
subdivision_name2 = RM
leader_title = Mayor
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leader_title1 =Federal Electoral District Battlefords—Lloydminster M.P.
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leader_title2 =Provincial Consituency Kindersley M.L.A.
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established_title =Post office Founded
established_date =1909-04-01
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website = http://www.townofunity.com/
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Unity is a town in the western part of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan with a population of about 2000. Unity is located at the intersection of Highway 14 and Highway 21. The town of Wilkie is located mi to km|18.96 to the west. Nearby is the Unity and District Regional Park. [Citation
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title = Names : Radius - Unity, Saskatchewan
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] Muddy Lake is just south of town.

Notable residents

* Curtis Brown (ice hockey) Former San Jose Sharks (NHL). Currently plays with Kloten Flyers (SUI).
* Boyd Gordon currently plays for the Washington Capitals (NHL).

Education

There are 2 elementary schools, St. Peter's Catholic School (K-7) and Unity Public School (K-6). Unity Composite High School (UCHS) includes grades 7-12 and is publicly funded. The population of the elementary schools ranges at about 150 students each, while UCHS is between 250 and 300 students with a graduating class of about 45-50 students a year.

Transportation

The town of Unity receives VIA Rail service with the The Canadian calling at Unity several times per week. Unity is on the Canadian National Railway tracks. In 1924, the Canadian Pacific Railway crossed the Canadian National Railway at Topaz just west of Unity.

Demographics

Canada_CP_2006|pop= 2,147 |popDelta=-4.3 %
landArea=9.77 |popDensity=219.9 |medianAge=N/A|medianAgeM=N/A|medianAgeF=N/A
privateDwell=1,063 |privateDwellusual=984 |medianHHIncome=N/A
:::N/A = Data Not Available

Area statistics

*Lat (DMS) 52° 26' N
*Long (DMS) 109° 10' 00" W
*Dominion Land Survey Section 18, Township 40, Range 22, West of the 3rd Meridian
*Time zone (cst) UTC-6

Location

Geographic Location (8-way)
North=Cutknife
Waseca
Northeast=Swarthmore
West= Macklin, Topaz, Buccleugh
Northwest=Vera
Center=Unity
Southwest=
East=Adanac, Phippen, Wilkie
Southeast=
South=Kerrobert

Citation
last = Adamson
first =J
author-link =
last2 =et al
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title =Online Historical Map Digitization Project
date =2007-07-23
year =2007
url =http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canmaps/
accessdate =
]

External links

* [http://www.townofunity.com/ Town of Unity]

ee also

*List of towns in Saskatchewan
*List of rural municipalities in Saskatchewan
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Notes


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