Thinking about moving to St. Albert?

Calling St. Albert home will be one of the best decisions you will ever make. Located minutes to the northwest of Edmonton, St. Albert affords residents an outstanding quality of life where they can enjoy a secure, small-town feel, without losing access to everything you could need from a major metropolitan region.

With well-planned neighbourhoods, exceptional community services, and an abundant mix of cultural and recreational opportunities, St. Albert residents enjoy the best Alberta has to offer. And we have the accolades to prove it. Macleans ranked St. Albert as the #1 Community to Live in Alberta for 2019.


#1 Community to Live in Alberta
– Maclean's, 2019

#1 Place to Raise Kids in Alberta
– Moneysense, 2017

#1 Best Small City in Canada
– Moneysense, 2016


Why St. Albert? ›

From the tree-lined streets, excellent schools and a thriving cultural scene to the low crime and unemployment rates, there are many reasons for you to consider St. Albert as a top place to call home.

See the reasons ›

Kids running across the Children's Bridge in Red Willow Park

Family Life

For Your Kids ›

St. Albert offers a variety of events, programs, activities, and venues to keep your family active.

A new townhousing development in Riverside

Take a Tour

Neighbourhoods ›

From mature tree canopies to new builds with a private lake, St. Albert offers neighbourhoods of many different characters.

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New Resident Package ›

Let us welcome you to St. Albert with a resource package that will help ease your move to the city.