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 #E4165852 for sale located at 189 COTTONWOOD Avenue

Courtesy of Jason Macmillan of RE/MAX Elite

4 beds 3 baths 1217 sqft

189 COTTONWOOD Avenue

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165852

$349 702
MLS® listing #E4165876 for sale located at 209 209 500 PALISADES Way

Courtesy of Colin Clowater of RE/MAX Elite

1 beds 1 baths 715 sqft

209 209 500 PALISADES Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165876

$224 900
MLS® listing #E4165765 for sale located at 415 ARMITAGE Road

Courtesy of Darryl Van Eerde of Liv Real Estate

4 beds 3 baths 1421 sqft

415 ARMITAGE Road

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165765

$470 000
MLS® listing #E4165789 for sale located at 1923 GLENMORE Avenue

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 2 baths 1305 sqft

1923 GLENMORE Avenue

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165789

$355 000
MLS® listing #E4165785 for sale located at 6 FALCON Drive

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

4 beds 3 baths 1114 sqft

6 FALCON Drive

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165785

$385 000
MLS® listing #E4165681 for sale located at 5719 SUNVIEW Point(e)

Courtesy of Sonia Tarabay of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1904 sqft

5719 SUNVIEW Point(e)

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165681

$448 500
MLS® listing #E4165728 for sale located at 3 GATEWOOD Boulevard

Courtesy of Colin Clowater of RE/MAX Elite

5 beds 3 baths 1214 sqft

3 GATEWOOD Boulevard

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165728

$379 900
MLS® listing #E4165490 for sale located at 130 Sunterra Way

Courtesy of Nicole Knowler of Purplebricks

3 beds 3 baths 2850 sqft

130 Sunterra Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165490

$608 900
MLS® listing #E4165629 for sale located at 31 HIGHLAND Crescent

Courtesy of Morgan Rice of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 1399 sqft

31 HIGHLAND Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165629

$539 900
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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.