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Sherwood Park is a large hamlet in Alberta, Canada within Strathcona County that is recognized as an urban service area. It is located adjacent to the City of Edmonton's eastern boundary, generally south of Highway 16 (Yellowhead Trail), west of Highway 21 and north of Highway 630 (Wye Road). Other portions of Sherwood Park extend beyond Yellowhead Trail and Wye Road, while Highway 216 (Anthony Henday Drive) separates Refinery Row to the west from the balance of the hamlet to the east. Sherwood Park was established in 1955 on farmland of the Smeltzer family, east of Edmonton. With a population of 68,782 in 2015, Sherwood Park has enough people to be Alberta's seventh largest city, but technically retains the status of a hamlet. The Government of Alberta recognizes the Sherwood Park Urban Service Area as equivalent to a city.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Sherwood Park, Canada. Explore Sherwood Park travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Sherwood Park, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Edmonton. Edmonton is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like West Edmonton Mall, Fort Edmonton Park, Whyte Avenue. Also, to reach Sherwood Park, you'll have to take a flight to Edmonton; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Sherwood Park are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Sherwood Park*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sherwood Park

    Know the pollution level of Sherwood Park before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 29.71 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.47 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.63 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.15 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.23 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.2 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.13 (Very Low)
  • Sherwood Park: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.21 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.12 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.75 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.54 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 59.79 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.51 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.05 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.45 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.16 (Moderate)
  • Living in Sherwood Park - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sherwood Park is 173.44 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.86 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 32.11 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 31.17 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.3 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.73 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.26 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.19 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.25 (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 Sherwood Park

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sherwood Park

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.38 USD

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

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