The town of Penhold, Alberta can be found eight kilometers south of Red Deer, a mere 10-minute commute on Highway 2A in Central Alberta. Directly between Red Deer and Innisfail, this humble community is a vibrant and family-oriented town that embraces country living. With a population of 2,300 the town’s real estate market has over 700 homes, including single family houses, semi-detached homes, smaller walk-up style apartments, row housing and fourplexes.
The town is ideal for young, growing families with active lifestyles and a love of community spirit. The local Family and Community Support Services centre works to build a strong, interconnected community by encouraging local involvement and volunteerism. They are the primary driving force behind beloved yearly events including Winterfest, Jingle Bells and Penhold Days.
The town is also perfect for first-time home buyers looking for a Central Alberta community that offers short commute times and affordable pricing.
The Penhold Reporter is the local monthly newsletter that keeps residents up-to-date on the latest happenings in the area, including upcoming events, local news stories, and provides profiles on local businesses. The local Splash Park is popular among residents and visitors during the warm summer months, while the Tranquility Park is enjoyed by many.