Situated just a short 15 minutes drive (20km) north of the city of Grande Prairie, Sexsmith is a small town in Northern Alberta located on Highway 2.
Located in the Peace Region the small community was established in 1916 and was once known as one of the most fertile farm growing areas throughout the entire province of Alberta. The area was so prosperous for growing it was once known as the “grain capital of the British Empire”.
To this day Sexsmith continues to see steady growth. A population of 2400+ continues to grow thanks in large part to it’s close proximity to the city of Grande Prairie. Many residents of Sexsmith travel to the city (and around) to work but the small relaxed attitude of the town makes it a much more comfortable place to live and raise their families.
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Sexsmith Homes, Community, and Sports
An ideal place to live for those looking to start a family finding Sexsmith homes for sale can be found within a community that offers everything one would need. With such close proximity to the city of Grande Prairie the town of Sexsmith can not only provide you with that city lifestyle but also gives you the ability to be close to outdoor activities, community facilities and schools and other important recreational events and features. Sexsmith is home to the Robert W. Zahara Public School which teaches students from Kindergarten to grade 6 and the Sexsmith Secondary School which teaches grades 7 to 12.
If you’re an avid sports fan Sexsmith provides access to an outdoor lifestyle like no other. Two golf courses are within the area (Spruce Meadows Golf and Country Club and Morningview Park Golf), the Sexsmith Sabres provide entertainment on the High School football field, and the Sexsmith Vipers are a Junior B hockey team competing in the North West Junior Hockey League. You can also find access to great snowmobiling, cross country skiing and much more around the community.
Sexsmith is also a short drive to the Cross County Sportsplex, a state of the art facility for all kinds of sports.
Real Estate in Sexsmith and Small Town Lifestyle
A thriving community, the real estate market in Sexsmith is growing rapidly. The area offers almost every basic ammenity you’d expect from a city, with parks and playgrounds to arts, culture, and entertainment. Just in case you’re unable to find what you’re looking for it’s a short drive into the city of Grande Prairie which provides a suburb type lifestyle making it an ideal place for families seeking a friendly and safe environment to move and settle down.
If you’re looking for more information on homes for sale within the town of Sexsmith then feel free to contact me by email or phone, 780-518-1537. I can help guide you through the sales process of finding a home in Sexsmith and ensure that every aspect is covered and the negotiation goes as smoothly as possible.