Cypress County can be found in
the very southeast corner of Alberta.The majority of the County's 1.3 million hectares are utilized for agricultural purposed, including high intensity irrigated cropping. Oil and gas activities plus Canadian Forces Base Suffield are other major components of the area's economy.

The 7,662 residents live on farms, in acreage subdivisions, and in 10 small urban communities. Cypress County Council strives to provide programs and services that promote a rural lifestyle while retaining an agriculture character.