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Welcome to Okotoks ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Okotoks had a population of 17,150 people.<1>
The town of Okotoks was founded in 1891 and was incorporated in 1904.
Okotoks is 3,430 feet [1,045 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Okotoks is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Okotoks lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).
Area codes for Okotoks: (403) and (587)<3>
The Canadian Postal Code for Okotoks: T1S<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Okotoks had a population of 17,150 people.
The population of Okotoks represents 0.52% of the population of Alberta (which had 3,290,350 people at that time), making it Alberta's 10th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 17,150 people, the population of Okotoks increased 46.72% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 11,689 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Okotoks.
Communities near Okotoks ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Okotoks and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Okotoks.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Okotoks:
Websites for Okotoks ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Okotoks ...
Looking for more information about Okotoks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Okotoks, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Okotoks.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Okotoks: www.okotoks.ca/
The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019