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 #E4158588 for sale

Courtesy of Larry McTaggart of NOW Real Estate Group

1 beds 2 baths 958 sqft

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158588

$49 000
MLS® listing #E4158578 for sale located at 51 WOODLAKE Manor

Courtesy of Catherine Brooker of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1623 sqft

51 WOODLAKE Manor

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158578

$358 000
MLS® listing #E4158469 for sale located at 510 52328 RGE RD 233

Courtesy of James Knull of RE/MAX Real Estate

4 beds 3 baths 1758 sqft

510 52328 RGE RD 233

Rural Strathcona County, Alberta

MLS® #E4158469

$1 099 999
MLS® listing #E4158388 for sale located at 8 219 CHARLOTTE Way

Courtesy of Damon Bunting of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1213 sqft

8 219 CHARLOTTE Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158388

$307 900
MLS® listing #E4158410 for sale located at 29 RIDGEHAVEN Crescent

Courtesy of Jacquie Smith of 2% Realty Pro

4 beds 3 baths 1270 sqft

29 RIDGEHAVEN Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158410

$419 900
MLS® listing #E4158421 for sale located at 316 69 Crystal Lane

Courtesy of Jodie Allen of RE/MAX Elite

2 beds 2 baths 1055 sqft

316 69 Crystal Lane

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158421

$289 900
MLS® listing #E4158375 for sale located at 88 CACTUS Way

Courtesy of Scott Macmillan of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1486 sqft

88 CACTUS Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158375

$399 702
MLS® listing #E4158340 for sale located at 1919 GLENMORE Avenue

Courtesy of Mary Bark of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 2 baths 1177 sqft

1919 GLENMORE Avenue

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158340

$429 000
MLS® listing #E4158377 for sale located at 920 Davenport Drive

Courtesy of Teresa Bashuk of Exp Realty

3 beds 3 baths 1124 sqft

920 Davenport Drive

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4158377

$380 000
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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.