Community Spotlight: Spruce Grove

Explore the charm of Spruce Grove in our Community Spotlight series, highlighting its real estate, parks, schools, and more.

Welcome to our Community Spotlight series, where we take a closer look at the neighbourhoods and towns that make Edmonton and its surrounding areas such a great place to live. This week, we're shining the spotlight on Spruce Grove, a vibrant city located just west of Edmonton.

Location and Accessibility

Spruce Grove is conveniently located just 11 kilometres west of Edmonton, making it an ideal choice for those who want easy access to the amenities of the city while still enjoying a quieter, more suburban lifestyle. The city is easily accessible via Highway 16 (the Yellowhead) and Highway 16A, as well as the Anthony Henday Drive ring road.

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Real Estate

Spruce Grove offers a wide range of housing options to suit every lifestyle and budget. From spacious single-family homes to modern condos and townhouses, there's something for everyone here. The city has seen steady growth in recent years, making it a popular choice for young families, professionals, and retirees alike.

View all Spruce Grove real estate listings here.

Parks and Recreation

One of the highlights of living in Spruce Grove is its abundance of parks and green spaces. The city is home to over 30 kilometres of multi-use trails, perfect for walking, jogging, or cycling. Jubilee Park is a popular spot for families, with its playgrounds, picnic areas, and sports fields. The TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre offers a wide range of recreational activities, including swimming, skating, and fitness classes.

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Shopping and Dining

Spruce Grove has a thriving retail and dining scene, with a variety of shops, restaurants, and cafes to choose from. The city is home to several major shopping centres, including the Westland Market Mall and the Spruce Grove Centre, where you'll find everything from fashion and homewares to groceries and electronics. There are also plenty of dining options to suit every taste, from fast food to fine dining.


Families with school-aged children will appreciate the excellent education options available in Spruce Grove. The city is served by the Parkland School Division, which offers a range of public and Catholic schools, as well as several private and alternative schools. There are also several post-secondary options nearby, including the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) and MacEwan University.

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Looking to learn more about Spruce Grove real estate? Feel free to get in touch with me directly to discuss your options, and view my featured listings here. I’m your local real estate expert for Edmonton and the surrounding areas.

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