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Grande Prairie

URL: www.cityofgp.com
Population: 68,556 (2015 Census)
Median Age: 30.3
Transportation: Airport, Highway, Bus
Jobs: 5 available



Grande Prairie is the youngest city in Canada and one of the fastest growing in North America. With more Grande Prairie residents  preparing for kindergarten than getting set for retirement, the median age of our community of 68,556 is a youthful 30.3. Grande Prairie is a place to do business. With a spirit for innovation and entrepreneurship, we can tell you with confidence that Grande Prairie is a great place to invest, raise a family, and realize your dreams.

How to spend your time

There’s lots to do in Grande Prairie. You can go horseback riding, hunting, and mountain biking in the summer or skiing and snowboarding in winter.

Of course, there’s all the usual places to go, like movie theatres, restaurants and bars, and several golf courses. There’s even a comedy club!

Here’s a calendar of events in Grande Prairie, and a list of clubs, organizations and associations in the area.

Where to sleep...

You’ll find all manner of different accommodations to stay in while you’re in Grande Prairie, including a fine selection of hotels and motels, bed and breakfasts, and a large number of campgrounds.

If you’re looking for a place to rent while you’re staying in Grande Prairie, check out these listings for a place by yourself or with a roommate.

And a job to pay for it

Workopolis, Wow Jobs, Monster, Indeed, Simply Hired, Grande Prairie site resources

Keeping you healthy, in body and mind

If something’s not feeling quite right, drop by Grande Prairie Community Health Services where you’ll find everything from nutrition counselling services to car seat safety information.

How about something more relaxing like a massage? Stop by the Northwest Wellness Centre and achieve inner balance.

Dental work to be done? There are several dentists in Grande Prairie as well.

Social media

Facebook, Twitter, Flickr

Some more stuff

Take a look at the Grande Prairie Daily Herald Tribune to get your news fix.

Or why not catch a Grande Prairie Storm game, Grande Prairie’s own Junior “A” hockey team.