The City of Camrose is centrally located in Alberta, amidst some of the highest producing agricultural lands in the area. With a population of just under 20,000 and trading area of 100,000, Camrose is a regional hub for work, services & amenities, recreation, and entertainment.

The Economic Development department is responsible for managing, coordinating, and promoting economic development opportunities in the City of Camrose.

Camrose Community Profile

Between robust health care services and great schools, small town warmth and big city amenities, Camrose is an exceptional place to live and raise a family.

Connected to the World

Supported by rail, air and highway transportation corridors, the industry is continuing to choose Camrose as a place to expand or locate operations.

Positive Business Ecosystem

The City of Camrose likes to do business with businesses. You'll find a thriving, dynamic business community ready to welcome you. We provide the following benefits:

  • A cooperative Mayor, Council, and staff who consider economic development a priority
  • An Economic Development Office that provides personal attention to make sure you get what you need to locate in Camrose
  • An abundant and readily available supply of residential and industrial land
  • No business tax and no machine and equipment tax


Workforce Development
The City of Camrose has two post-secondary institutions offering training and education to over 1,000 students each year. There are over 3,000 students enrolled in K-12 studies in Camrose between 11 schools. Learn more about our education system here.
Camrose has a strong agriculture cluster with over 625,000 acres of cropland in the surrounding area (Camrose County).
The City of Camrose and Camrose County have established a tax-sharing agreement which is the first of its kind in this region 
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