We are located in the wealthiest province in the country, and have a median family income that’s +20% higher than the national average. Our GDP is $88 billion, with an annual growth rate of 1.8%. Our diversified and resilient economy make us a reliable city of choice for companies on the grow.
Approximately 56 per cent of our city’s population, over the age of 15, has some form of post-secondary education attainment. We're home to internationally renowned education and research institutions such as the University of Alberta and the Artificial Machine Intelligence Institute (AMII).
Edmonton is the ideal access hub for North America and beyond. Edmonton International Airport is a designated Foreign Trade Zone, with premium international flights that connect our city to over 60 destinations all over Canada, the United States, Asia and Europe.
Edmonton is not like other cities and that's a good thing.
Edmonton is a city where people and business are so quick to band together in the pursuit of greatness. You don't bump elbows here. You don't get stuck behind a wall of red tape.