Edmonton’s 2014 Census Confirms Strong Population Growth Edmonton’s population has grown by more than 60,000 over the past two years to a total of 877,926, according to the municipal census conducted this spring. "Edmonton’s population growth indicates that we are a city of opportunity," says Mayor Don Iveson. "Significant growth in the working age population puts Edmonton in a good position for the long term. While our economic stability, educational opportunities and quality of life attract newcomers to Edmonton, we face pressure to manage our growth responsibly and effectively." The census figures show Edmonton has one of the youngest populations in Canada. The largest single age group is 20 39 year olds. "This is a population profile that any city would envy," says the City of Edmonton’s Chief Economist, John Rose. "The significant growth
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