Duchess is a village in southern Alberta, Canada, located north of Brooks, across from Trans-Canada Highway, in Newell County.

The village was named for Duchess Louise Marguerite. It is mainly a ranching community.

Every year Duchess High School Drama puts on an annual "Duchess Dessert Theater". Usually the last week of January. These plays are very good and very detailed, and very well done for High School Drama.

For the best candy on Halloween, check out the trailor park! Full sized chocolate bars!!!

For the best walking paths- just outside of town there is a crystal clear canal, very enjoyable walk! Dogs leash- optional

Many churches and religions to choose from, we are a cultured and spiritual society. There are also 2 liquor stores, and 2 bars to frequent if your heart so desires.

Notable people

In 2006, Duchess had a population of 978 living in 351 dwellings, a 17.0% increase from 2001. The village has a land area of and a population density of .

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