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Growth and Demographics

How fast is the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo growing?

The average growth rate from 2012 - 2015 was 7.4%.

What is the current population of Wood Buffalo?

The 2015 census revealed a population of 125,032. For the complete census report, see the Municipal Census page.

How is the city managing its growth?

For information about how the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is managing growth, please visit the following links:

Where can I get a map of the oil sand project leases?

To obtain a map, please contact McElhanny Land Surveys Ltd. at 780-743-6328.

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