In less than 30 years, the City of Dieppe's population has more than quadrupled. Based on the 2016 census, our population now stands at 25,384, an increase of 8.9% from 2011. Today, we enjoy a reputation that is the envy of many.
With a dynamic business community and an economy founded on respect for the environment, Dieppe is a great place in which to do business, raise a family or spend your vacation.
Dieppe's enviable geographic location and the presence of the Greater Moncton International Airport within the city limits give residents and visitors access to the entire world. It is an important distribution hub for goods and services for the Atlantic region and the Northeastern United States.
Dieppe benefits from the presence of a highly qualified and bilingual labour force. More than three-quarters of residents speak both official languages - French and English. The population is young, dynamic and skilled. Based on 2011 census data, 50% of the population is aged 35 years and younger.
The number of young families in Dieppe grows every day because of our stable, safe and dynamic environment. Despite our phenomenal growth, Dieppe has maintained a community spirit in which those who live here take great pride.
Residents have access to quality health-care services thanks to several local medical clinics as well as the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont University Hospital Centre and The Moncton Hospital, both of which are located just a few minutes away from Dieppe.
Living in Dieppe means the opportunity of attending one of six French-language or English-language schools here ranging from elementary through to high school, as well as the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (Dieppe community college campus). Those who want to pursue post-secondary studies can do so at the Université de Moncton or Crandall University. Dieppe is also the home to several private institutions.
Our Arts and Culture Centre promotes our community's cultural and artistic vitality. Sport enthusiasts are well-served by two arenas, an aquatic and sports centre, various sport fields, a 50+ activity area, parks in which to enjoy outdoor sports in both summer and winter, a golf course, and a number of trails and bicycle paths.