Okotoks Tourism

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Okotoks (/ˈoʊkətoʊks/, originally /ˈɒkətɒks/) is a town in the Province of Alberta, Canada. It is situated on the Sheep River, approximately 18 km (11 mi) south of the City of Calgary. The town is a member of the Calgary Regional Partnership, a cooperative of municipalities within the Calgary Region. Okotoks has emerged as a bedroom community of Calgary. According to the 2011 Census, the town has a population of 24,511, making it the largest town in Alberta.


Is Okotoks in Canada on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. The nearest major city to Okotoks is Banff. Add Banff to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Banff National Park, Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka. To explore Okotoks, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Okotoks*

  • Pollution Statistics in Okotoks

    Know the pollution level of Okotoks before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.59 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 28.45 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.71 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.34 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.26 (Low)
  • Okotoks: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30.49 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25.2 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30.74 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.14 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.64 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 23.98 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.76 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.72 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.2 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.92 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.88 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.46 (Moderate)
  • Living in Okotoks - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Okotoks is 165.67 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.76 (High)
    • Climate Index 33.41 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 25.38 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.94 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.03 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.95 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.45 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 116.55 (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 Okotoks

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Okotoks

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.25 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.54 USD

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

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