The Edmonton metro area comprises the cities of Edmonton, Fort Saskatchewan and St. Albert, the Sherwood Park portion of Strathcona County, and portions of Parkland County and Sturgeon County.
Total Population: 1,321,426
(An increase of 13.93 % in the past 5 years.)
- Foreign Born - 238,755
- Language Spoken at Home - 263,940
First Nations peoples account for 5.3% of the total population.
Nearly 85% of residents report that English is their primary language.
91% of the immigrant (foreign born) population report conversational knowledge of the English language.