Red Deer is located in Central Alberta, midway between the major cities of Edmonton and Calgary. Alberta’s busiest highway, The Queen Elizabeth II (QE II) Highway, runs through the region and connects Red Deer to Edmonton and Calgary. The term “Red Deer Corridor” is often used to describe the Red Deer area and the communities along the QE II Highway.
Red Deer has all the amenities you need: great school systems, well-equipped hospitals and health centres. There’s always lots to learn at our libraries and museums. It’s a great place to raise a family, work, and play.
The Red Deer area has one of the fastest growing economies in North America and is consistently ranked as a prime location for doing business. This economic growth has created many job opportunities in the region. The economy is based on the oil & gas industry, agriculture, manufacturing, tourism, petrochemicals, and transportation.