Relocating to Hinton

Hinton - Explore Hinton & the Northern Rockies

Thinking of moving to Hinton? Our location provides residents with an outstanding quality of life. Hinton is an active community with many outdoor recreational opportunities and excellent recreational and cultural experiences and facilities. 

With a population of just under 10,000 people, Hinton supports balanced growth. Recent housing developments include Alpine Ridge, a new housing subdivision adjacent to the Hinton Golf Club, and a 50-unit affordable housing complex, and a Habitat for Humanity project.

Many community services and events, such as Hinton’s Transit System, the annual Föhn Festival, and the Wild Mountain Music Festival, make Hinton residents proud of their community. Hinton’s newest attractions, the Beaver Boardwalk and the Hinton Bike Park, have been made possible by community volunteers working together to enhance Hinton’s quality of life. Whether you are a current or prospective resident, we welcome you to enjoy and explore Hinton.

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New Residents Survey

If you are a new resident of Hinton, firstly, welcome! Please take a few minutes to complete this survey regarding your recent relocation to Hinton. If you require assistance or have any questions, please call 780-865-6000. Paper copies of the survey are also available upon request.

Contact Us

Email us for more information about relocating to Hinton.