Economic statistics and demographics
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Business and investment intelligence tool
Find local information to help your business make smarter, faster, better decisions - and learn what makes Strathcona County the best choice for investment. This Business and Investment Intelligence Tool will help your business access valuable information about the local economy, customers, and competition. You may also access individual subjects of interest with the twelve feature tiles below.
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A comprehensive and up-to-date review of economic impacts in Strathcona County, including:
- local demographics
- macro economic trends
- updates on commercial, residential, office, and retail developments
- major industrial projects in Alberta's industrial heartland and region
For the latest economic update presentation, please email the department to receive.
For a review of economic development activity in the Strathcona County region, this booklet features entrepreneurial initiatives, commercial, industrial and residential development, tourism activities, community engagement and more.
To download a PDF copy, click the link below.
Obtain the most current building permit data using the interactive Open Data portal - useful for developers, real estate agents and entrepreneurs.
- Monthly building permit activity for December 2021 (333.8 KB)
- Building permit annualized for December 2021 (401.9 KB)
The following federal census reports provide quick facts and easy to understand graphs and charts.
- Age and sex (309.8 KB)
- Dwelling type (346.4 KB)
- Agriculture (140.2 KB)
- Families, household and marital status (364.4 KB)
- Income (271.5 KB)
- Language (197.4 KB)
- Housing (185.2 KB)
- Immigration and ethnocultural diversity (261.1 KB)
- Aboriginal peoples (196.1 KB)
- Education (225.1 KB)
- Labour (250.2 KB)
- Journey to work (217.9 KB)
- Language of work (162.7 KB)
- Mobility and migration (168.3 KB)