Lacombe, Alberta

About Lacombe, Alberta

Located in the picturesque rolling countryside of Central Alberta where the foothills meet the prairies, the city of Lacombe, Alberta sits just 25 kilometres north of Red Deer at the intersection of Highway 2 and Highway 12 along the busy Edmonton-Calgary corridor. With quick and easy access to both Calgary (160 kilometres south) and Edmonton (120 kilometres north), Lacombe has become a regional transportation hub, including trick, rail and air access. One of the region's most appealing and progressive communities, Lacombe has a population of just over 11,000 people and a real estate market with just over 4,600 homes.

Alberta's newest city, Lacombe is known across the province for its unique historic downtown area, featuring a restored Edwardian streetscape and Flatiron building. This old-world character extends into the residential communities of the city, where many older heritage homes can be found on streets shaded by massive tree canopies.

Lacombe blends city amenities with the small town atmosphere residents love, providing a comfortable and safe environment that allows growing families to prosper. The city has a rich variety of services and shopping amenities, including many resident-owned entrepreneurial businesses. Home to high-calibre schools and the Canadian University College campus, Lacombe is also know for having a vibrant social atmosphere.

Outdoor enthusiasts and active families love living in Lacombe and enjoy quick access to some of Alberta's most popular recreational lakes including Sylvan Lake, Gull Lake, and Alix Lake. There are many parks within the city itself, and an extensive trail system connects city parkland with the surrounding countryside and lake chains. For a city of its size, Lacombe has an endless supply of recreational opportunities and facilities, including skating rinks, an arena, an indoor pool, a spray park, playgrounds, and playing fields. The Lacombe Memorial Centre and Public Library located in the downtown area has become a hub of community activity, and our residents are active participates in local events and community organizations.

Latest Lacombe Homes for Sale

MLS® listing #CA0165459 for sale located at 3 Cameron Close

4 BED • 3 BATH • 1149 SQFT

$329 900

3 Cameron Close

MLS® listing #CA0166386 for sale located at 22 Meadow Close

4 BED • 4 BATH • 1768 SQFT

$519 900

22 Meadow Close

MLS® listing #CA0166321 for sale located at 61 Woodland Drive

2 BED • 3 BATH • 1699 SQFT

$719 900

61 Woodland Drive

MLS® listing #CA0143133 for sale located at 5508 Country Lane

1 BED • 3 BATH • 1008 SQFT

$239 950

5508 Country Lane

MLS® listing #CA0166358 for sale located at 51 Hanging Stone Drive

6 BED • 2 BATH • 1512 SQFT

$299 000

51 Hanging Stone Drive

MLS® listing #CA0166342 for sale located at 17 Taylor Drive

6 BED • 3 BATH • 1148 SQFT

$285 000

17 Taylor Drive

MLS® listing #CA0166251 for sale located at 5247 51 Street

2 BED • 1 BATH • 1260 SQFT

$179 000

5247 51 Street

MLS® listing #CA0166226 for sale located at 153 Parkland Acres

3 BED • 2 BATH • 1216 SQFT

$64 900

153 Parkland Acres

MLS® listing #CA0166043 for sale located at 6903 Cobb Street

4 BED • 3 BATH • 1152 SQFT

$304 911

6903 Cobb Street

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Lacombe Information

Get more information about Lacombe and what it's like to live, work and play here. Learn more about our local government, the services, local businesses, school district, and post secondary options.

Outdoor Parks & Trails

There are some fantastic parks and campgrounds in the Lacombe area, including the popular Ellis Bird Farm.

Recreation & Events

There are many fun things to do in Lacombe, including popular yearly events and festivals.