Le Reve Development Area – Shown with Major Roads
Beaumont is located 2 minutes south of Edmonton, the capital city of Alberta. The City offers physical characteristics not found elsewhere, such as the European/French architecture and the landmark church situated at the top of a beautiful hill.
Beaumont’s population has seen consistent growth, marking the City as the fifth fastest growing municipality in Canada, with a current population of 18,829 people.
In 2017, Beaumont annexed 21 quarter sections of land that provided new opportunities for light industrial, business park, and other non-residential development. Of these lands, Le Reve consists of 4 quarter sections and is planned to accommodate almost 75 acres of commercial land along 50 Street. This is supplemented by residential development planned for the remainder of the plan area, consisting of a population of about 12,000 people residing minutes away.
Beaumont recently expanded its boundaries to incorporate new opportunities for light industrial, business park, and other nonresidential development. With over 150,000 ft2 of new retail office space currently under construction, Beaumont has identified the following areas as key markets for business growth: retail and commercial, small business and entrepreneurship, service and supply in support of Alberta’s hydrocarbon industry, office development, eco and technology development, business and professional services, transportation and logistics, and hospitality.
Institutional & Public Facilities
Parks & Open Space
Le Reve covers approximately four quarter sections. Of these lands, over 75 acres are planned for commercial development with over 40 acres to be serviced within the first phases of development. This development features high visibility from 50 Street, receiving over 25,000 trips per day, from commuters to and from Beaumont.
The area offers easy access from three major transportation routes:
- Queen Elizabeth (QEII) Highway (Highway 2)
- Highway 625
- Anthony Henday Drive
Beaumont is the fifth fastest growing municipality in Canada, seeing an annual increase of 5-6% since 2000. Its current population is over 18,829, and continues to see strong growth. The City has a young population, with an average age of 33, supplemented with high incomes, averaging at $134,443.
- 26% of the population on is under 15 years of age
- More than half of Beaumont’s households have an annual income greater than $125,000
- Beaumont’s median income has grown 20% since 2011, providing residents with stronger buying power
Beaumont Median Age
Edmonton Median Age
Alberta Median Age
Beaumont Avg Census Family Size
Median Household Income in Beaumont
Household Total Income in 2015
- 0-14 YRS 26% 26%
- 25-34 YRS 16% 16%
- 35-44 YRS 18% 18%
- 44-54 YRS 12% 12%
- 65+ YRS 6% 6%
+860 New People Per Year
Beaumont Education, Labour, & Employment
68% of residents have some form of post-secondary education
Beaumont residents’ top fields of study are:
Architecture, Engineering, and Related Technologies
Business, Management, and Public Administration
Health and Well-being
2016 Labour Force
Beaumont residents are most commonly employed in:
Health Care & Social Services
Mining, Oil & Gas
Edmonton Metropolitan Area
Beaumont is a member of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region, and is designated as a Priority Growth Area. The Edmonton Metropolitan Region houses a population of 1.36 million and is the second fastest growing region in Canada. Despite the current oil and gas downturn, the Edmonton Region is anticipated to continue to grow with a population projected up to 2.2 million in the next 30 years.