Located in the heart of the western Canadian prairies, Alberta’s capital city is home to 1.3 million people who embody the welcoming spirit that is a hallmark of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region.
Vibrant and growing.
Edmonton is a city that welcomes newcomers and embraces a spirit of collaborative community. Five minutes here and you're one of us.
The Edmonton Metropolitan Region is represented by 24 municipalities around Alberta’s capital city, Edmonton. Included in this region are five counties, four cities, 11 towns, and three villages. The region covers 11,993 square kilometres, accounts for 1.9% of Alberta’s land mass, and for 31.8% of Alberta’s population.