Fort Macleod Tourism, Canada

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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.

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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 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.89 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 48.61 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60.94 (High)
    • Attacks 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 76.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 65.28 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.28 (High)
  • Living in Fort Macleod - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Fort Macleod is 159.55 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 45.12 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 44.22 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 40.34 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 64.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.48 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 114.02 (Very High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Fort Macleod

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Macleod

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.89 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 57.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.52 USD

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

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