Local Business

Economic Development
Didsbury was ranked by Alberta Venture magazine as one of Alberta's "Top 5 Communities to do Business" in 2009 and one of the "Top 5 Growth Communities" in 2010.

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  • Located right on the Calgary-Edmonton highway corridor, halfway between the cities of Red Deer and Calgary which provides key access to a diverse trading region
  • 70 km to the Calgary International Airport
  • 80 km to either downtown Calgary or Red Deer
  • Less than an hour to the great Canadian Badlands or the beautiful Rocky Mountains
 Land Availability
Didsbury offers a diverse mix of available land in both the downtown core and surrounding industrial areas. 


Want quality of life? Didsbury boasts a unique mix of amenities that is typically only found in much larger urban centres. As well, our downtown core offers a unique walk through history as we continue to preserve the historical buildings and focus on maintaining our heritage through effective design for new buildings.  

What we DO have:
  •     3 local schools offering education from grades K-12 
  •     Christian and Catholic schools in close proximity 
  •     Didsbury District Health Services Hospital
  •     Aspen Ridge Lodge offers assisted living for seniors 
  •     9 hole golf course
  •     Aquatic Centre
  •     Two ice rinks
  •     Curling Rink
  •     Community Hall
  •     Campground
  •     6 softball/baseball diamonds
  •     13 parks & playgrounds

What we DON'T have:
  •     High crime rates
  •     Parking issues
  •     Traffic congestion