Edmonton Capital Region
Edmonton Capital Region refers to the metropolitan area of Edmonton, Alberta. The population of this area is 1.1 million. It is the sixth largest metro area in the nation of Canada. Edmonton is the true city where the others are municipalities that are suburbs and small cities and they usually rely on Edmonton for jobs, healthcare, or stuff to do.
For complete information on Edmonton, see the specific article on it. This article will barely talk about it.
- Edmonton, population: 782,439, per the City of Edmonton 2009 Municipal Census. (This is the size of the city proper. Combined with the neighboring municipalities, the Greater Edmonton Region counts 1.03 million residents.) Home to world class shopping (even outside of the famous West Edmonton Mall), an established theatre scene, excellent nightlife, beautiful parks, high end & extraordinary festivals, and a beautiful array of food selection.
- Sherwood Park, population: 83,000. The popular Millennium Place and Festival Place are located here.
- St. Albert, population: 53,000. It is a clean city with scenic trails and parks. It is home to the Musée Héritage Museum and the Arden Theatre.
- Morinville, population: 15,000
- Spruce Grove, population: 12,000
- Devon, population: 10,000
- Stony Plain, population: 12,000
- Leduc, population: 19,000
- Nisku, population: 5000
- Fort Saskatchewan, population: 7000
- Bon Accord, population: 5000
- Beaumont, population: 13,000
Along with the above, there are numerous other small towns.
Edmonton Capital Region is the metro region of Edmonton. It's main suburbs are Sherwood Park, St Albert, and Beaumont.