The region has a variety of housing options available.  From country living to an urban lifestyle, the region has a selection of housing choices that are varied, attractive and affordable.  According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, the region has affordable rental accommodation with average one-bedroom apartment rent in the City of Lethbridge being $726 per month in 2009 compared to rates in Calgary and Edmonton ranging from $852 to $941 per month.   


Economic Indicators: South Central Region

Building Permit Values




Total Building Permit Value - Major Projects


361.8 M


Total Building Permits Issued - Other


106.1 M


Number of Permits issued