Grande Prairie was the seventh-largest city in Alberta in 2016 with a population of 63,166, and was one of Canada’s fastest growing cities between 2001 and 2006.
Grande Prairie is the perfect place to raise a growing family with tons of job opportunities waiting for you around the corner. Mostly based in the oil and gas industry, Grande Prairie has sustained growth through economic hardship and prospered through our thriving community and our great local companies and services.
Large sporting and entertainment events are hosted here throughout the year. With our great facilities and venues, you will find all the big city amenities with a small town feel. Shopping centers are usually only a short walking distance from most residential areas. Excellent public and city school system and lots of room to grow and succeed in Grande Prairie.