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Why Invest in Grande Prairie?

Grande Prairie’s vibrant economy has developed with years of steady growth. The City is in an enviable economic position with high wages and disposable income, a local real estate market that remains affordable and plenty of opportunity for growth and diversification.

Strong resource markets in agriculture, forestry and oil and gas are the foundation of the strong economy where many energetic, business minded people are capitalizing on a business climate like no other. Grande Prairie is a place that embraces entrepreneurship, innovation and new ideas. Come share yours here.

Download the 2018 Economic Profile (PDF 5.3 MB)

 Within the Economic Profile, you will find information on:

  • Location and Distance to Markets 
  • Demographics, Labour Force and Housing 
  • Education, Innovation & Opportunity
  • Business Costs, Taxation and Incentives
  • Development, Transportation, Utilities
  • Information on Shopping, Parks, Culture and Health Care
  • Sector profiles on Agriculture, Forestry, Oil & Gas, Retail and Tourism
Last updated: 11/2/2018 1:20:36 PM