Why you'd want to live in Okotoks
Okotoks is a beautiful community located 15 minutes from south Calgary and in a thriving trade zone encompassing businesses from all around southern Alberta. Home to over 28,000 residents, Okotoks has experienced an impressive level of growth in recent years and boasts a population increase of nearly 30% since 2008. Recognized for its entrepreneurial spirit and the ease of running a business there, Okotoks was awarded the #6 spot on the list of Canada's Most Entrepreneurial Cities in 2015 by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business. Not only a leader in business and entrepreneurship, the Town of Okotoks also benefits from having a thriving arts and music scene, along with an impressive line-up of recreation facilities. The Town of Okotoks is also well-known for its sustainability efforts. An innovator in its establishment of growth targets linked to infrastructure development and environmental carrying capacity, it is now pursuing a plan of continued managed growth for the foreseeable future.