Community Profile

Come home to Calmar, where residents enjoy small town living with easy access to big city amenities. Just a short drive from Alberta’s capital city, Calmar is a quaint rural community surrounded by beautiful, natural green space. We invite you to take a stroll through our scenic town, and discover why Calmar is such a great place to call home!

Small Town Lifestyle

Walking TrailsCalmar residents enjoy close proximity to big city amenities while avoiding the hustle and bustle of city life. Calmar is a community where you can raise a family in a safe and secure rural setting.

Whether taking a stroll down our historic Main Street with its stunning murals and award-winning floral displays, stopping for a picnic in Woodland Park, or enjoying our beautiful walking trails, you’ll notice Calmar has a different pace of life.

Local Amenities

Calmar offers residents an Elementary and Secondary SchoolCalmar offers residents a growing assortment of local amenities, including an elementary and secondary school, a public library and seniors’ housing. The town is served by its own Fire & Rescue department, and excellent health, dental and chiropractic care are available at the town clinics. Residents keep active with local recreation clubs and sports venues including a community arena complete with a curling rink.

Urban Amenities

A Small Town Close to West Edmonton MallEdmonton OilersAs part of the Capital Region, Calmar is just a short drive from the south or west side of the City of Edmonton. This means easy access to fantastic shopping, dining and recreation, including West Edmonton Mall—the largest shopping mall in North America! Edmonton also offers world renowned arts, theatre and entertainment, as well as major league sports teams. The city is also known for its premier research and education centres, including the University of Alberta.

New Developments

Affordable New Homes Just Outside of EdmontonLooking for a new home? Take a tour of the beautiful show homes located in the West end of town, or build your dream home on a country residential acreage. With some of the most affordably priced homes and land in the area, Calmar is the perfect place to call home.

Business Opportunities

Calmar Industrial ParkWith Provincial Highway 39 as its Main Street, Calmar offers local merchants high visibility to thousands of motorists daily.

Calmar is well positioned for commercial and industrial growth, being close to major transportation routes, including the province’s influential Highway 2 corridor. Land and operating costs are some of the lowest in the area. The recently expanded Hi-Way 39 Industrial Park has over 80 acres available for sale or lease — click here for more information.

It’s All About Location

Map of Edmonton and Calmar AlbertaCalmar is one of the few remaining urban centres that has a Provincial Highway (#39) as its main street. Strategically located just 15 minutes from the Edmonton International Airport, Calmar is only a short drive from the south or west side of the City of Edmonton, as well as recreational destinations such as Wizard Lake and Pigeon Lake.