SHERWOOD PARK, ALBERTA

STRATHCONA COUNTY


About Sherwood Park & Strathcona County

The urban service area of Sherwood Park is located in Strathcona County, Alberta, immediately adjacent to the city of Edmonton's south east side. One of the largest hamlets in Alberta, Sherwood Park is home to over 65,000 people living in 23,000 homes. In addition, there are over 27,000 people living in suburban and rural Strathcona County communities around Sherwood Park, bringing the total population of the area to approximately 92,000 people and over 32,000 homes. Sherwood Park is both a hamlet and an urban service area, allowing it to share a local government with the surrounding Strathcona County and also receive provincial grants and funding available to urban centres.

Strathcona County and Sherwood Park provide a wide range of residential lifestyle options, from lakeside living and hobby farming to suburban family neighbourhoods and luxury executive communities. Sherwood Park in particular is ideally placed for those searching for safe, comfortable communities with accessible city-class amenities, including recreational facilities, a first class education system, and local access to emergency and social services.

There are many fantastic parks and protected natural areas in and around Strathcona County. The popular Strathcona Wilderness Centre is located only 20 minutes east of Sherwood Park and features over 550 acres of natural central Alberta scenery and 12 kilometres of multi-use trails. Nearby is the amazing must-visit Elk Island National Park, home to herds of wild bison, moose and – of course – elk. And for those who prefer to enjoy the great outdoors closer to home, there are many parks and walking trails right in Sherwood Park.

Those who enjoy mixing work and pleasure will find Sherwood Park and Strathcona County the ideal place to get a business off the ground. With no business tax and no business license requirement, it is easier to provide specialized products and services in a home run business setting. As a result, Strathcona County provides residents an abundance of small, locally owned and operated businesses including tree farms, quaint country cafes, and bed and breakfast style inns.



Latest Listings in Sherwood Park

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MLS® listing #E4157372 for sale located at 12944 116 Street

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 1 baths 936 sqft

12944 116 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4157372

$199 000
MLS® listing #E4155967 for sale located at 10-26029 TWP RD 512

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 3 baths 2851 sqft

10-26029 TWP RD 512

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4155967

$799 000
MLS® listing #E4154519 for sale located at 14 51514 RGE RD 262 Road

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 2 baths 1092 sqft

14 51514 RGE RD 262 Road

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4154519

$489 000
MLS® listing #E4154048 for sale located at 15-27019 TWP RD 514

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

5 beds 3 baths 1586 sqft

15-27019 TWP RD 514

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4154048

$750 000
MLS® listing #E4153704 for sale located at 25-26516 TWP RD 514

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

6 beds 4 baths 2728 sqft

25-26516 TWP RD 514

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4153704

$749 000
MLS® listing #E4152896 for sale located at 3-51422 RGE RD 261

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

5 beds 4 baths 2121 sqft

3-51422 RGE RD 261

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4152896

$1 050 000
MLS® listing #E4152497 for sale located at 34-51214 RGE RD 260

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 3 baths 1893 sqft

34-51214 RGE RD 260

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® #E4152497

$949 000
MLS® listing #E4151277 for sale located at 17-27317 TWP RD 522

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 4 baths 2772 sqft

17-27317 TWP RD 522

Alberta

MLS® #E4151277

$619 999
MLS® listing #E4150559 for sale located at 51403 RGE RD 264 Road

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

5 beds 3 baths 1798 sqft

51403 RGE RD 264 Road

Alberta

MLS® #E4150559

$795 000
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Learn More About Sherwood Park and Strathcona County

Get better acquainted with Strathcona County and Sherwood Park: learn more about our history, the emergency services, transportation and the local municipal government.

Arts & Culture

Strathcona County is proud to have a diverse and active local arts community, including galleries and museums.


Outdoor Parks & Recreation

Strathcona County is known for its wide open landscape, and is close to wildlife reserves and protected park land.


Fun & Recreation

There is not shortage of fun things to do in Strathcona County and Sherwood Park. Visit one of the many recreational centres, check out a local festival, enjoy a movie, or sample local wares at the Farmers' Market.