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2018 Municipal Census Indicates Growth Continues in Grande Prairie
Posted Date: 8/28/2018
Unofficial Census 2018 Number

Grande Prairie's population is 69,088 according to the unofficial 2018 municipal census results. 

The unofficial population number is up 532 individuals from the last municipal census conducted in 2015.

“Even through challenging economic times like the last couple years, Grande Prairie’s story continues to be one of growth and opportunity,” said Bill Given, City of Grande Prairie Mayor. “Our City has nearly doubled in population since 2000 and it shows that our community is not only resilient but that we have a bright future ahead of us.”

In addition to a population growth, the census results report the total number of private dwellings in Grande Prairie is 31,851, which is up 914 from the 30,937 private dwellings recorded in the 2015 census.

The 2018 population number becomes official once accepted by the Provincial Minister of Municipal Affairs.