Economic Development


The Town of Turner Valley is located in the Municipal District of Foothills #31, approximately 60 km southwest of Calgary at the junction of Highway 7 and Highway 22. Travelling east from Turner Valley along routes 22 and 7 will take you to Okotoks [20 km] and Aldersyde [hook up to Highway 2].

Economic Base

Turner Valley is located in one of southern Alberta’s prime ranching and farming areas. The major economic base of the area is agriculture, oil and gas and tourism services. Controlled growth remains a priority for the community.

Economic Facts

There are many varieties of commercial, home-based and professional services. The town also has a few charming, rather casual delicious restaurants. The town has many premium main street locations available for exciting new business opportunities.

Financial Institutions

  • Royal Bank
  • Alberta Treasury Branch (located in Black Diamond – 3 km)


Free Business Profile Listing Opportunity

Alberta First – Business and Community

Turner Valley has partnered with the Calgary Regional Partnership and Highwood Business Development Corporation to update our community profile and business directory on the website. Our goal is to create tools that assist local businesses gain exposure and sales.

Detailed listings, statistics, profiles and opportunities are provided on key businesses, industry sectors, regions and communities throughout Alberta. The website is overseen by a not-for-profit company, Ltd., which is a consortium of approximately 190 Alberta municipalities and the Province of Alberta. is supported by Alberta Economic Development, Industry Canadaand Western Economic Diversification. Private sector partners include the Alberta Real Estate Association (AREA) and Calgary Real Estate Board.

Upcoming Business Events

The Diamond Valley Chamber of Commerce meets monthly. For more information, contact
Please visit our New Business Events page to find out more about upcoming events that may be helpful to Turner Valley and surrounding area business owners.