Did You Know?

Over half of the CDKI population is presently within the working ages of 20 to 64.


The Cranbrook-Kimberley Development Zone has the location that makes business easier. As the economic hub for southeastern B.C., the Zone is home to regional health and government services, transportation, logistics and warehousing. We serve an immediate market of 100,000, in addition to 4.5 million provincial neighbours who come here to shop, recreate and do business.

Cranbrook and Kimberley are just 25 minutes from each other and halfway between them is the Canadian Rockies International Airport, with multiple daily flights to Calgary, Vancouver and Kelowna.

  • We are only an hour from Canada’s largest trading partner and just a few hours from Canada’s third largest municipality.