Ardrossan Tourism

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Ardrossan is a hamlet in Alberta, Canada within Strathcona County. It is located on Highway 824, approximately 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) east of Sherwood Park. Ardrossan has been identified as a growth hamlet and a concept plan has been approved that will see another 136 acres (0.55 km2) of land developed for residential purposes. The facilities in the hamlet include a public school complex for students from kindergarten to senior high, a separate school for students from kindergarten to junior high, and New Horizons School, a charter school for gifted students from kindergarten to junior high. The junior/senior high school also houses the Ardrossan Community Theatre and the sports fields surrounding the schools were recently redeveloped with new baseball diamonds, soccer fields, football fields and a tennis court. Ardrossan is located directly to the east of Sherwood Park, and is just south of the Yellowhead Highway on Range Road 222. It can also be accessed by Township Road 530 coming out of Sherwood Park.


Home to pretty treasures, Ardrossan is Canada's best kept secret. The nearest major city to Ardrossan is Edmonton. Add Edmonton to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like West Edmonton Mall, Fort Edmonton Park, Whyte Avenue. Popular vacation packages of Ardrossan are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ardrossan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ardrossan

    Know the pollution level of Ardrossan before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 26.27 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 26.39 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.4 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.64 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.68 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.15 (Very Low)
  • Ardrossan: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ardrossan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ardrossan.

    • Burglary and Theft 36.84 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.68 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.41 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.2 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.58 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.47 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60.53 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.01 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.5 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.21 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.8 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.95 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ardrossan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ardrossan is 175.6 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.71 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 32.11 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 27.53 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.79 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.55 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.51 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 131.09 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Ardrossan

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ardrossan

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.13 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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