High River

Population: 15,984

High River community profile

The Town of High River  features an award-winning medical centre, a thriving film industry and numerous attractions that celebrate the area’s culture and western heritage. Priorities for the town include downtown revitalization, industrial development, flood management, creating safe, walkable communities, developing cultural and recreational facilities, expanding community events, transit and green initiatives. The community’s picturesque appearance has also been the setting for various television series, commercials and movies, including The Assassination of Jesse James, Brokeback Mountain and the CBC series Heartland.

Employment base
Commercial services (retail, business/community services), manufacturing, construction, transportation, finance, agriculture.

Target growth sectors
Service commercial (local and Highway 2), home-based business and telecommuting, health and wellness services/industry, creative industries.

For more information:

Town of High River Business & Tourism Development


Office Address:

102, 120 - 4 Avenue SW, High River, AB


Mailing Address

309-B Macleod Trail SW, High River, AB