Red Deer County, Alberta

Red Deer County is located in central Alberta and spans nearly 4000 sq km. The population is relatively low because of the county’s rural nature. The cities and towns here aren’t very crowded. Many residents are attracted to this region because it offers the promise of a quieter and less stressful life. It is primarily an agricultural area, rich in lumber and mineral resources.

You don’t need to leave the convenient city amenities behind when you move into this location. Residents still have access to excellent educational establishments and can find good jobs here. They also have access to great recreational, medical, and transport facilities, which makes life in Red Deer County very pleasant. The region enjoys a favorable tax rate and a low rate of unemployment, so residents can have a good quality of life.

The county has a well-developed community that has been around for more than a century. This is an excellent place to raise a family because it has high safety standards. Recent developments and urbanization of some areas have drawn more residents to the county. Red Deer has experienced an economic boom in the recent years that make it an ideal place to start a new business or establish a comfortable career.

Market Stats

157 listings
Days on Market
157 listings
2 years
$438 per sqft.

Single Family Homes


Neighborhoods in Red Deer County

The county offers a truly diverse range of neighborhoods so you can choose something that suits your requirements. Do you want to be closer to an urban environment or want a more isolated place? Here are some options to explore:

Sylvan Lake

This neighborhood is known for its beautiful lake and draws many visitors every year. However, the residential area around the lake is equally pleasant.

$355 000

2 beds 1 baths 902 sqft

165 Jarvis Bay Drive

Sylvan Lake, AB MLS # CA0154773

C/O Melissa Morin/Century 21 Advantage

$999 900

4 beds 3 baths 3388 sqft

308 Jarvis Glen Way

Jarvis Bay, AB MLS # CA0154578

C/O Ben James/Royal LePage Lifestyles Realty

$1 490 000

4 beds 4 baths 5504 sqft

39321 Range Road 24

Rural Lacombe County, AB MLS # CA0154455

C/O Pamela Brauer/Royal LePage Lifestyles Realty

$239 900

1 beds 1 baths 731 sqft

5100 Lakeshore Drive

Sylvan Lake, AB MLS # CA0154294

C/O Andrew Russell/RE/MAX real estate central alberta

$340 000

5 beds 3 baths 1565 sqft

56 Westwood Crescent

Sylvan Lake, AB MLS # CA0154024

C/O Paul Jones/RE/MAX real estate central alberta

$349 900

3 beds 1 baths 1009 sqft

5048 Lakeshore Drive

Sylvan Lake, AB MLS # CA0153914

C/O Pat Garritty/Trilliant Real Estate Group Ltd.

$424 900

3 beds 2 baths 1910 sqft

1101 Larch Road

Sunbreaker Cove, AB MLS # CA0153442

C/O Dustin Henfrey/RE/MAX real estate central alberta

$149 900

4211 sqft

5227 Lakeshore Drive

Sylvan Lake, AB MLS # CA0153345

C/O Jerry Rush/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$329 900

3 beds 1 baths 689 sqft

809 Antelope Street

Sunbreaker Cove, AB MLS # CA0153288

C/O Amanda Dickson/RE/MAX real estate central alberta - Sylvan Lake


This town is one of the most conveniently located places in Alberta. It offers the best of both worlds so you can enjoy the quiet life while still having access to flourishing urban areas.


$309 900

4 beds 2 baths 862 sqft

4425 54 A Avenue Crescent

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0155959

C/O Shilo Reardan/Coldwell Banker Ontrack Realty

$269 900

4 beds 2 baths 1051 sqft

5308 38 Street

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0155957

C/O LINDSEY FORGET/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$174 900

3 beds 1 baths 967 sqft

4608 50 Avenue

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0148003

C/O Denae Hussey/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$290 000

4 beds 2 baths 1119 sqft

4603 50 Avenue

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154780

C/O Craig Fleming/CIR Realty

$619 000

4 beds 3 baths 3230 sqft

62 Napoleon Meadows Way

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154807

C/O LINDSEY FORGET/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$1 200 000

4504 42 Avenue

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154762

C/O Andrew McWilliam/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$474 900

5 beds 4 baths 1843 sqft

4931 42 Street

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154676

C/O LINDSEY FORGET/Royal Lepage Network Realty Corp.

$119 900

5318 Hickory Crescent

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154663

C/O Darcy Blair/RE/MAX Compass

$474 900

4 beds 3 baths 1288 sqft

6415 Cedar Way

Innisfail, AB MLS # CA0154595

C/O Nicole Blair/RE/MAX Compass


Culture & Events

As a well-established community of over 100 years, it isn’t surprising that Red Deer County is rich in culture and the residents come together for many events. Daines Pro Rodeo is one of the most popular events here. The community also makes an effort to maintain its historical legacy with places like Fort Normandeau, which is a replica fort and historical site where Native Americans, English, and the French met for trade. You can also visit the Historic Markerville Creamery Museum, Stephansson House Provincial Historic Site, The Danish Canadian Museum, and other such places.

There’s no shortage of opportunities, great neighborhoods, open spaces, and excellent cultural establishments in Red Deer County, which makes it a great place to live.

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