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 #E4166095 for sale located at 214 279 WYE Road

Courtesy of Megan Mohr of RE/MAX Elite

2 beds 2 baths 936 sqft

214 279 WYE Road

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166095

$293 689
MLS® listing #E4166077 for sale located at 72 MEADOWVIEW Point(e)

Courtesy of Kim Stubbs of RE/MAX River City

5 beds 3 baths 1429 sqft

72 MEADOWVIEW Point(e)

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166077

$599 900
MLS® listing #E4166162 for sale located at 778 ALDER Avenue

Courtesy of Halina Palka of Royal Lepage Noralta Real Estate

3 beds 2 baths 1109 sqft

778 ALDER Avenue

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166162

$324 900
MLS® listing #E4166106 for sale located at 550 Woodbridge Way

Courtesy of Kaylie Cole of Purplebricks

3 beds 3 baths 1422 sqft

550 Woodbridge Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166106

$249 500
MLS® listing #E4165928 for sale located at 7920 ELLESMERE PORT

Courtesy of Glenda Kudryk of NOW Real Estate Group

4 beds 3 baths 1412 sqft

7920 ELLESMERE PORT

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165928

$579 000
MLS® listing #E4165935 for sale located at 1661 Jubilee Crescent

Courtesy of Crystal Facette of Sterling Real Estate

3 beds 2 baths 1170 sqft

1661 Jubilee Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165935

$149 900
MLS® listing #E4166010 for sale located at 64 CHANCERY Way

Courtesy of Barry Hoffman of Homes & Gardens Real Estate Limited

4 beds 3 baths 1649 sqft

64 CHANCERY Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166010

$549 900
MLS® listing #E4165924 for sale located at 32 KIRKLEES Road

Courtesy of Cheryl Kurek of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 3 baths 2209 sqft

32 KIRKLEES Road

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165924

$469 000
MLS® listing #E4165900 for sale located at 115 Chestermere Drive

Courtesy of Kenneth Kunkel of Re/Max Select

3 beds 2 baths 1119 sqft

115 Chestermere Drive

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4165900

$278 000
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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.