Economic Profile

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Statistics and Economic Profile

Red Deer's central location, growing economy and competitive advantage are just a few of the reasons the Red Deer Region is Canada's Economic Capital. Learn more about our economic profile.

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Competitive Advantages

Permit-ready commercial and industrial lots are available for your business. Operate in one of Canada's most entrepreneurial cities.

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Market Access

Located in Western Canada, Red Deer benefits from being located along the second most populated transportation corridor in one of the most prosperous regions of North America.

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Labour

Top occupations and industries and post secondary labour development in Red Deer.

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Key Industries

Red Deer's growing economy is built on historically traditional industries and emerging sectors.

News & Notices

Recommended 2018 Operating Budget ...

December 13, 2017

With a focus on sustainability and a significant investment to address community safety for the citizens of Red Deer, the recommended 2018 Operating Budget considers the current state of growth, economy, and maintaining and enhancing quality.

Servus Credit Union to sponsor free...

December 12, 2017

Today, Servus Credit Union with The City of Red Deer affirmed their commitment to accessible recreational opportunities in Red Deer in the form of a free community skate.

Toys for Tickets wraps up with 300 ...

December 12, 2017

More than 300 toys were collected through the annual Toys for Tickets program this year and delivered to the Red Deer Christmas Bureau.