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The city of St. Albert is a suburb of Edmonton, Alberta located to the NW of the provincial capital. With a population of approximately 70,000 people it is considered a mid-sized city and is the 7th largest city in Alberta. St. Albert's history dates back more than 150 years, with strong ties to the indigenous and metis communities in the area.
St. Albert real estate is some of the most desired throughout the capital region. St. Albert real estate prices are stable, St. Albert homes sell faster, and St. Albert property tends to sell for above the regional average.
St. Albert is considered an affluent community, with excellent school systems and sports facilities. Furthermore it has a low crime rate, vibrant arts and culture scene, and extensive park systems that connect the entire city to the Sturgeon River. It is for this reason that St. Albert has often been recognized as one of the best cities in Canada to live and raise a family.
Notable St. Albert athletes include Mark Messier, Jarome Iginla, Rob Brown, and Kirby Dach who played in the NHL and Olympians Mark Kennedy and Meaghan Mikkelson.