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Fort Macleod, originally named Macleod, is a town in the southwest corner of the province of Alberta, Canada. It was founded as a North-West Mounted Police barracks, and is named in honour of the North-West Mounted Police Colonel James Macleod. It was known as the Town of Macleod between 1892 and 1912.


Fort Macleod in Canada awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Fort Macleod. When planning a trip to Fort Macleod, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Calgary. Take a short trip from Fort Macleod and set some time aside to explore the Calgary. Dotted with places like The Calgary Zoo, Calgary Stampede Park, Heritage Park Historical Village; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Fort Macleod, you'll have to take a flight to Calgary; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Fort Macleod is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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Facts and Stats for Fort Macleod*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Macleod

    Know the pollution level of Fort Macleod before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • Fort Macleod: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Fort Macleod for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Macleod.

    • Burglary and Theft 59.52 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38.1 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 52.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.11 (High)
    • Attacks 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 80 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 60.71 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.71 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 47.62 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.05 (High)
  • Living in Fort Macleod - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 41.43 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 44.22 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 40.34 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 63.36 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.48 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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