Designing the lifestyle of your choice in Central Alberta is simple. Central Alberta is known for its agriculture and manufacturing, professional and technical services and an ever-expanding service sector. With a population of just over 300,000, Central Alberta offers both large and small communities in which to build the lifestyle of your choice. With economic opportunity, close proximity to two international airports and one regional airport, an array of arts, culture, and recreation as well as quality of education, isn’t it time to call Central Alberta home.
Central Alberta has excellent public, catholic, and private schools to choose from. The region is proud to have two innovation centers and a very strong support for entrepreneurism. Home to several post-secondary institutions, learners have a lot of choice. From culinary arts to university transfer and industrial trades to livestock and agricultural training, our education facilities offer a very cost effective way to further your education.
Entrepreneurs, investors, and skilled workers are drawn to Central Alberta as a place for innovation and opportunity. Working in Central Alberta means trading in rush hour and long commutes for quality time with friends and family doing the things you love.
Central Alberta is a growing region with the perfect mix of town and country. From rural communities to small town and mid-sized city living, designing your own lifestyle is easy here. Located only one hour from both Calgary and Edmonton, Central Alberta offers a vast selection of recreational, cultural, and artistic opportunities. Excellent schools, including several post-secondary institutions, and many new developments mixed with older housing provide a variety of housing choices.
Central Alberta has a vast array of activities for the entire family. From the eastern slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, to the golden hue of the prairies to the rolling hills of the Canadian Badlands…there is something for everyone. Our largest urban partner, the City of Red Deer has been ranked #26 in Expedia’s travel sites list of the top 35 most breathtaking places in North America. The City is also host to the 2019 Jeux Canada Winter Games. Whether you are here on business, to visit friends and family, or on a leisure holiday, Central Alberta invites you.