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Okotoks has a thriving business community with a diverse and skilled group of businesses. New businesses continue to invest, relocate or expand in Okotoks, recognizing the value in having access to primary transportation routes (Hwy 2/2A), the ability to recruit and retain skilled local labour and lower costs to start and keep a business running.
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Transportation Routes: Okotoks is bordered by Highway 2, the second largest and most travelled highway in the province, connecting Calgary to the rest of Southern Alberta. Highway 2A intersects the town, with over 30,000 vehicles using it daily (AADT). In addition to these major arteries, an East - West CN rail connector intersects the centre of the town.
Key Industries: Top 3 industries include - professional services, construction and real estate.
Major Employers: Foothills School Division (870), Christ the Redeemer Catholic Schools (425) and Costco (310) make up the top 3 employers in Okotoks. A full listing of major employers (50+ employees) is available.
Cost of Labour: Okotoks boasts a young and active labour pool in excess of 23,000 individuals; this cohort works across multiple industries with varying degrees of education levels.
All data compiled from Statistics Canada, Townfolio.co and publications provided from local real estate firms