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 #E4166623 for sale located at 40 2 GEORGIAN Way

Courtesy of Susan Sieg of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 2 baths 938 sqft

40 2 GEORGIAN Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166623

$339 900
MLS® listing #E4166587 for sale located at 85 ORCHID Crescent

Courtesy of Jennifer Pretty of YEGPro Realty

5 beds 4 baths 1954 sqft

85 ORCHID Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166587

$539 900
MLS® listing #E4166448 for sale located at 10 CRANBERRY Way

Courtesy of Darin Baxandall of RE/MAX Elite

3 beds 2 baths 1206 sqft

10 CRANBERRY Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166448

$312 500
MLS® listing #E4166501 for sale located at 35 NOTTINGHAM Harbour

Courtesy of Kathy Massie of Coldwell Banker Haida Realty

4 beds 4 baths 2406 sqft

35 NOTTINGHAM Harbour

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166501

$595 000
MLS® listing #E4166545 for sale located at 44 MORELAND Crescent NW

Courtesy of Janet Olson of YEGPro Realty

3 beds 2 baths 1005 sqft

44 MORELAND Crescent NW

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166545

$295 000
MLS® listing #E4166482 for sale located at 28 HAMPTON Court

Courtesy of Dyanna Retzlaff of Royal Lepage Noralta Real Estate

4 beds 3 baths 1372 sqft

28 HAMPTON Court

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166482

$469 000
MLS® listing #E4166464 for sale located at 43 ALDRIDGE Crescent

Courtesy of Elizabeth Schellenberg of RE/MAX Real Estate

3 beds 3 baths 2275 sqft

43 ALDRIDGE Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166464

$529 900
MLS® listing #E4166546 for sale located at 9 ALDERWOOD Crescent

Courtesy of Paige Bourgeois of Re/Max Select

4 beds 2 baths 1073 sqft

9 ALDERWOOD Crescent

Sherwood Park, Alberta

MLS® #E4166546

$310 000
MLS® listing #E4166421 for sale located at 104 52328 RNG RD 233

Courtesy of Amritpal Hunjan of Re/Max Select

4 beds 4 baths 2359 sqft

104 52328 RNG RD 233

Rural Strathcona County, Alberta

MLS® #E4166421

$949 000
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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.