Why Live in Okotoks?

Building your home offers many perks, chief among which is the ability to design your house exactly the way you want it. Of course, home design is only one part of the equation; you also have to decide where the best place is to build it.

Fortunately, the town Okotoks in Alberta has become one of the best communities to live in, as evidenced by its 42.9% population growth from 2006-2011. Below are just a few reasons why you should consider calling this place home:

Nature at Your Footstep

With the front range of the Rocky Mountains flanking its western border, Okotoks is a community that literally has nature at its doorstep. There are many fun outdoor activities that you can enjoy by yourself or with your loved ones, from going on hikes to fly fishing, to watching the local wildlife in their natural habitat. If you love nature, you need to check out this town.

Kid Friendly

Okotoks is home to an enviable and effective school system, including a K-12 Francophone school, the École Beausoleil Francophone d’Okotoks. It also has many childcare facilities that working parents will surely appreciate and take advantage of.

Economically Sound

This town may have a relatively small population of 25,000 residents, but it is home to many major industries such as manufacturing, construction, beef production, logistics, and transportation. There are also many residential developments ongoing, such as the Rancher’s Rise community at the Okotoks Air Ranch.


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