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Sherwood Park, Alberta

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Welcome to Sherwood Park ...

Sherwood Park is 2,390 feet [728 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Sherwood Park is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Sherwood Park lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Area codes for Sherwood Park: (780) and (587)<2>

Communities near Sherwood Park ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sherwood Park and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Beaumont   [Map]   8,961   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Half Moon Lake   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Leduc   [Map]   16,967   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Namao   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Sherwood Park.

Communities Also Named Sherwood Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Sherwood Park - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Michigan, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah (2) and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sherwood Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sherwood Park. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sherwood Park:

Websites for Sherwood Park ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sherwood Park ...

Looking for more information about Sherwood Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Sherwood Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Sherwood Park.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Sherwood Park. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sherwood Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Sherwood Park.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Sherwood Park. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sherwood Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sherwood Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sherwood Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sherwood Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5167, Longitude: -113.3167     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Sherwood Park were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sherwood Park.