Population and Demographics

Get Red Deer census data, and learn more about Red Deer's economy and people.

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Municipal Census

Red Deer is home to 99,832 residents (2016 Municipal Census). Learn more about Red Deer's population and Census results.

Statistics and Demographics

Using Federal Census data to capture Red Deer's demographics and various socio-economic trends. Read our latest report.

Population History

Watch us grow. Track Red Deer's growing population dating back to 1898.

Statistics and Economic Profile

Learn about Red Deer's population trends and anticipated growth rate.

News & Notices

State of local emergency lifted...

June 24, 2017

The state of local emergency has been lifted in Red Deer as power has been restored to nearly all residents, returning Electric Light & Power to regular operations. Parks crews will continue restoration of City parks and trails for in the coming weeks...

Power restoration nearing completion

June 23, 2017

Power restoration continued today, with many smaller areas being brought back, leaving approximately 50 residents and businesses without power through the evening. Crews will focus on these remaining areas, and also on making sure all power sources...

Update on the 2019 Canada Winter Games..

June 23, 2017

With the 2019 Canada Winter Games less than two years away, The City of Red Deer provided an update on the capital projects that are underway as we prepare to host the Games.