Visit Fort Saskatchewan - Best of Fort Saskatchewan

Fort Saskatchewan is a city in Alberta, Canada, located 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Edmonton, Alberta's capital city, along the North Saskatchewan River. Fort Saskatchewan is part of the Edmonton census metropolitan area and is one of 24 municipalities that comprise the Capital Region Board (CRB). The city's population in its 2016 municipal census was 24,569. Fort Saskatchewan is bordered by Strathcona County to the south and east, Sturgeon County to the north and west, and the City of Edmonton to the southwest. Sturgeon County and Edmonton are both located across the North Saskatchewan River. The city is most well known for its proximity to petrochemical facilities, including Dow Chemical, Sherritt International, Agrium and Shell Canada. It is also known for its flock of 50 sheep that roam its downtown park throughout the summer months eating the grass. The city mascot is a sheep named Auggie.


If you are looking for travel information of Fort Saskatchewan in Canada, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Edmonton also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Fort Saskatchewan and set some time aside to explore the Edmonton. Dotted with places like West Edmonton Mall, Fort Edmonton Park, Whyte Avenue; it will definitely be a good idea. To explore Fort Saskatchewan, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Fort Saskatchewan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Saskatchewan

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

    • Air Pollution 29.71 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.47 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.63 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.15 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.23 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.2 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.13 (Very Low)
  • Fort Saskatchewan: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.21 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.12 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.75 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.54 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 59.79 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.51 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.05 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.45 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.16 (Moderate)
  • Living in Fort Saskatchewan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Fort Saskatchewan is 172.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.86 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 32.11 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 31.17 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.3 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.48 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.26 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.19 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.03 (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 Saskatchewan

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.25 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.65 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.9 USD

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

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