Town of Canmore

Local Economy

Need more information about Canmore? Here is some information that will help you get started on visitor spending, labour market review, and others. Census information can be found at: Town of Canmore Census

Visit Canmore Economic Development for additional information on economic insights and industry trends, as well as step-by-step guides for common business processes such as how to start, grow, and improve a business. 

2020 Canmore Living Wage is $30.97 per hour for each parent of a two parent, two child household. This is a significant increase from the 2017 Living Wage of $22.76. However, if affordability programs for local food, shelter, and transportation are collectively incorporated into the calculation, Canmore’s Living Wage decreases from $30.97 per hour to $19.80 per hour. See item D1 in the Jan. 19, 2021 pdf agenda package (2.75 MB) for more details and examples.

2019 Fall Labour Market Review

2017 Canmore Living Wage Report 

pdf Canmore's Visitor spend (121 KB)

pdf 2018 Canmore Commununity Monitoring Report  (9.81 MB)

pdf 2016 Canmore Community Monitoring Report  (11.54 MB)

pdf 2014 Canmore Community Monitoring Project  (6.20 MB)



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