With a population of 1,398, the citizens of Mayerthorpe are very proud of their community. Surrounded by picturesque rolling hills, steeped in rich agricultural history, and bustling with friendly businesses and engaging recreational activities – this town truly is Everybody’s Community.
Many have chosen Mayerthorpe as a place to live because of its friendly and quiet nature while still being close to major forestry and oilfield activities. You will enjoy the friendliness offered by local businesses and the sense of community enhanced by our numerous organizations and clubs.
Mayerthorpe is located in the middle of farming and cattle country, only 75 minutes away from Edmonton, 2 1/2 hours away from Jasper National Park, and on the route to the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Alaska. Mayerthorpe is a friendly, thriving community of 1398 people, boasting K-12 schools, several senior’s facilities, a modern health care facility, an
historic grain elevator, and the “Fallen Four” Memorial Park. Many activities can be enjoyed at our numerous parks and playgrounds, at various recreation facilities, and at nearby lakes and campgrounds.
Mayerthorpe offers a great quality lifestyle, affordable housing, and ample opportunities for people of all ages and interests. Come and experience our warm hospitality while you visit our many shops and attractions.