Businesses in Grande Prairie


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17%
 Industry: 12.7%
 Professional Services: 12.5%
 Home Services: 10.6%
 Automotive: 7%
 Medical: 6.4%
 Restaurants: 5.7%
 Other: 28.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts7126 years4.31.1
Car repair17824.4 years4.22.8
Gas stations7426.2 years3.81.2
New car dealers4922.5 years4.40.8
Beauty salons10122.6 years4.11.6
Hairdressers8422.3 years4.11.3
Public administration9323.8 years3.21.5
Social work5523.7 years3.90.9
Education other4827.1 years4.10.8
Loan companies15923.1 years4.62.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets5823.2 years4.10.9
General contractors27222.7 years3.84.3
Moving companies8323.1 years3.31.3
Other construction11223 years4.11.8
Real estate12023.4 years3.91.9
Other accommodation5722.2 years3.80.9
Civil engineering8420.7 years4.11.3
Construction of buildings17523.1 years4.22.8
Freight/commercial transport9423 years3.51.5
Mining11421.8 years4.41.8
Wholesale of construction supplies7124.4 years4.11.1
Wholesale of machinery16125.3 years4.02.6
Health and medical25922.4 years4.04.1
Accountants7323.1 years4.51.2
Corporate management6723.8 years4.21.1
Technical construction services5824.1 years4.60.9
Churches4724.7 years4.60.7
Clothing stores10822.2 years4.01.7
Electronics stores7724.7 years3.81.2
Hardware stores8526.4 years3.91.4
Household appliances and goods6823.8 years3.81.1
Rental equipment5523 years4.00.9
Shopping other7724.5 years4.01.2
Area of Grande Prairie, Alberta72.8 km²
Male Population32,114 (51.1%)
Female Population30,743 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +139.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +35.8%
Median Age30.4
Male Median Age30.4
Female Median Age30.5
Area Codes403780
NeighborhoodsCentral Business District, College Park, Gateway, Northgate, Richmond Industrial Park
Local TimeSaturday 6:04 AM
TimezoneMountain Standard Time
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Lat & Lng55.16667° / -118.80271°
Postal CodesT8VT8WT8X

Grande Prairie, Alberta - Map

Grande Prairie, Alberta Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density360.2 / km²515.1 / km²635.8 / km²863.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grande Prairie Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 35.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Grande Prairie, Alberta+139.7%+67.6%+35.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grande Prairie, Alberta Median Age

Median Age: 30.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Grande Prairie, Alberta30.4 years30.5 years30.4 years
Alberta36.5 years37.1 years35.9 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Grande Prairie, Alberta Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,7842,7235,507
85 Plus188377565
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Grande Prairie, Alberta Population Density

Population Density: 863.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Grande Prairie, Alberta62,85772.8 km²863.4 / km²
Alberta4.1 million663,102.6 km²6.11 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Grande Prairie, Alberta Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1910 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Grande Prairie
 Central Business District: 19.5%
 Richmond Industrial Park: 16%
 Northgate: 16%
 Gateway: 7.1%
 Other: 41.4%

Business distribution by price for Grande Prairie, Alberta

 Inexpensive: 39.7%
 Moderate: 39.4%
 Very Expensive: 12.3%
 Expensive: 8.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Grande Prairie, Alberta CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Grande Prairie, Alberta1,021,914 t16.3 t14,037 t/km²
Alberta65,353,612 t16.1 t98.6 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Grande Prairie, Alberta CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,021,914 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)14,037 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
5/3/9511:12 AM3.344.9 kmNoneAlberta,

Grande Prairie, Alberta

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Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Grande Prairie
 Postal Code T8V: 84.5%
 Postal Code T8W: 9.1%
 Postal Code T8X: 5.6%
 Other: 0.7%

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