Alberta Homes & Acreages East of Edmonton
Strathcona County: Alberta Acreages for Sale East of Edmonton
Strathcona County is known for its luxury houses and country residential acreages. Strathcona County encompasses the towns, hamlets and villages of Antler Lake, Ardrossan, Collingwood Cove, Elk Island, Half Moon Lake, Hastings Lake, Josephburg, North Cooking Lake, Rural Elk Island, Rural Strathcona County, Sherwood Park, South Cooking Lake and the city of Fort Saskatchewan.
The Strathcona County status was revoked in 1995 when the County Act was repealed by the provincial legislature but was quickly returned in 1996 when it officially changed its name to Strathcona County and received Specialized Municipality status. There are two airports in this part of Alberta - Cooking Lake Airport which is also the oldest operating public airport in all of Canada and Warren Thomas Aerodrome, better known as the Josephberg Airport.