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Yellowhead County is located in west central Alberta and is a vibrant and diverse municipality. Our head office is located in Edson, Alberta, which is centrally located between Edmonton and Jasper National Park.


Yellowhead County is an economically strong region with immense opportunities in petroleum, mining, forestry, agriculture and tourism industries. Abundant with open wilderness, lush agricultural areas, rivers and streams we are an explorer’s dream. Encompassing an area of 22,057.56 square km (six million acres), Yellowhead County is considered one of central Alberta’s key tourist and economic destinations en route to the Alberta Rockies. Come and experience our kind of Fun, Adventure and Lifestyle. 

There are over 10,000 residents who call Yellowhead County home; those living in the hamlets of Evansburg, Wildwood, Robb, Marlboro, Cadomin, Peers, Brule and Niton Junction; and those who live in the rural areas of the County. Yellowhead County surrounds the towns of Edson and Hinton.

If a rural lifestyle with access to rolling fields, majestic mountains and a candy store of recreational opportunities is what you are looking for – along with close proximity to city amenities, and a strong economic base, then we encourage you to consider relocating to Yellowhead County. We guarantee that the beauty, peace of mind and diversity of Yellowhead County will be a place you can call home.


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County Offices


2716 - 1 Avenue,Edson,AB. T7E 1N9
Phone: 780-723-4800
Toll Free: 1-800-665-6030
Fax: 780-723-5066


53404 Rge Rd 92A,Wildwood,AB.
Phone: 780-325-3782
Toll Free 1-800-814-3935
Fax: 780-325-3783

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