Wetaskiwin is a hub for surrounding communities, and the perfect location between the Capital Region (Edmonton) and Red Deer has resulted in primary and secondary trading areas which suit any business. The popular demand of retail stores from residents is a boon to any business looking to set up shop in Wetaskiwin.
Wetaskiwin's location of being just off the Queen Elizabeth II Highway on the Edmonton-Calgary Corridor and the CANAMEX Trade Corridor is a positive aspect for any business.
The primary trading area population is 50,264 and the secondary is 93,637. Numbers don't lie for those looking for an excellent market for their business.
Wetaskiwin has a low cost of doing business, especially when compared to the larger municipalities. Our commercial lease prices are low, we have competitive non-residential tax rates, and other bonuses for businesses.