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 #E4162341 for sale located at 552 ALDER Avenue

Courtesy of Tammy Booth of 2% Realty Pro

4 beds 3 baths 1073 sqft

552 ALDER Avenue

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162341

$359 900
MLS® listing #E4162335 for sale located at 961 NORMANDY Lane

Courtesy of Keri Harstad of MaxWell Devonshire

3 beds 3 baths 1366 sqft

961 NORMANDY Lane

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162335

$339 900
MLS® listing #E4162359 for sale located at 545 ESTATE Drive

Courtesy of Don McKay of Royal Lepage Noralta Real Estate

4 beds 4 baths 2364 sqft

545 ESTATE Drive

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162359

$1 249 900
MLS® listing #E4162253 for sale located at 154 Sutton Close

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

5 beds 4 baths 2786 sqft

154 Sutton Close

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162253

$619 900
MLS® listing #E4162229 for sale located at 89 Ridgeland Bay

Courtesy of Danny Bonko of Sutton Premiere Real Estate

4 beds 4 baths 1889 sqft

89 Ridgeland Bay

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162229

$549 788
MLS® listing #E4162220 for sale located at 85 2336 Aspen Trail

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1328 sqft

85 2336 Aspen Trail

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162220

$279 900
MLS® listing #E4162042 for sale located at 58 MEADOWVIEW Point(e)

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

5 beds 4 baths 2272 sqft

58 MEADOWVIEW Point(e)

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162042

$639 900
MLS® listing #E4162144 for sale located at 9 Signature Cove

Courtesy of Deborah Schindel of Purplebricks

2 beds 3 baths 1128 sqft

9 Signature Cove

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162144

$474 900
MLS® listing #E4162182 for sale located at 13 Nottingham Harbour

Courtesy of Heather Lachance of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1495 sqft

13 Nottingham Harbour

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4162182

$639 900
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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.