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

School replacement, hotel boost ...

February 9, 2018

The year got off to a great start with building permits for January 2018 nearly tripling in value in comparison to the first month of 2017.

Vehicle for Hire survey results are in

February 7, 2018

Safety, cost and availability were highlighted as important factors to consider when The City updates its vehicles for hire bylaw next year, according to an online survey of regional residents conducted in the fall of 2017.