Medicine Hat is a community of 63, 260 (2016 Federal Census) residents located in the southeast corner of Alberta, and is an excellent destination for all ages at any time of the year. The City of Medicine Hat strives to achieve its vision to be a "Community of Choice"; a place where people choose to live, work and play. Medicine Hat experiences the lowest combined tax rate in Canada, the lowest utility rates in Alberta and an enviable climate. Our community has a Sunshine State of Mind.
Medicine Hat is located three hours east of Calgary. Whether we are your final travel destination or you are passing through stop for a visit, see what we have to offer, and make Medicine Hat part of your plans.
To learn more about relocating to Medicine Hat, check out Medicine Hat's Relocation Guide below. The Experience Medicine Hat Guide published by Tourism Medicine Hat provides an overview of the many activities and attractions Medicine Hat has to offer. For more information about things to do, places to go and events in Medicine Hat, visit Tourism Medicine Hat.