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 #E4147403 for sale located at 51220B RGE RD 265

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

5 beds 4 baths 2527 sqft

51220B RGE RD 265

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4147403

$969 000
MLS® listing #E4147358 for sale located at 34-51121 RGE RD 270

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 2 baths 1630 sqft

34-51121 RGE RD 270

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4147358

$455 000
MLS® listing #E4146473 for sale located at 11-54022 RGE RD 275

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 3 baths 2511 sqft

11-54022 RGE RD 275

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4146473

$898 000
MLS® listing #E4145974 for sale located at 5344 TERWILLEGAR Boulevard

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 3 baths 1470 sqft

5344 TERWILLEGAR Boulevard

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® E4145974

$380 000
MLS® listing #E4145449 for sale located at 2-26510 TWP RD 511

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 4 baths 2605 sqft

2-26510 TWP RD 511

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4145449

$999 000
MLS® listing #E4143799 for sale located at 51308A RGE RD 263 A

Courtesy of Ron Pollock of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 3 baths 2144 sqft

51308A RGE RD 263 A

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4143799

$1 495 000
MLS® listing #E4143681 for sale located at 26004 TWP RD 511A Road

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 4 baths 3567 sqft

26004 TWP RD 511A Road

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4143681

$1 950 000
MLS® listing #E4143673 for sale located at 7-51114 RGE RD 264

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

5 beds 4 baths 2347 sqft

7-51114 RGE RD 264

Rural Parkland County, Alberta

MLS® E4143673

$824 700
MLS® listing #E4140725 for sale located at 54130 Rge Rd 30

Courtesy of John Connor of RE/MAX Excellence

3 beds 1 baths 1165 sqft

54130 Rge Rd 30

Rural Lac Ste. Anne County, Alberta

MLS® E4140725

$549 500
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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.