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The Town of Claresholm is a municipality of 3,820 residents, with a service area of 7000 when including surrounding residents. Claresholm is predominantly English-speaking, with a growing immigrant population that has added to its diversity. The Town enjoys a moderate climate.  The Town has an average personal income, and a skilled workforce, far above the national median average. An abundant land bank for potential development, ease of access to natural resources and markets, low housing costs, ample amenities and services, and a unique focus on active living and thrilling events position the town for industrial, consumer and residential attraction.

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The Town of Claresholm is located in Southwestern Alberta, approximately 130 kilometres south of Calgary and 90 kilometres northwest of Lethbridge. It is located on the CANAMEX corridor, a 6,000 kilometre trade corridor that is the cornerstone for efficient transportation of goods, services, people and information between Western Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Claresholm is the largest municipality within the Municipal District of Willow Creek.