Homesteader is located in Hermitage area of Northeast Edmonton. It is a very conveniently located with the neighborhood of Sifton Park to the north. A majority of the homes in this neighborhood were built between the 1970's and the 1980's. About 37% of the homes in Homesteader are single family homes.
The rest of the homes in Homesteader are Row Houses, duplexes, and low-rise apartment buildings. There is a nice mix of single family and other low maintenance options available as well.
This neighborhood welcomes new owners and tenants quite frequently and would be considered a lively and mobile community. Back in 2005 statistics showed 20.4% of this neighborhood has moved within the last 12 months.
Designated schools for Homesteader are: Homesteader Elementary, Lawton, Junior High, and Eastglen Senior High.
There is never a dull moment at Homesteader with the Edmonton LRT system accessing University of Alberta, Belvedere Station, Rexall Place and Commonwealth Stadium.Shopping is abundant in the area with stores such as Costco, Superstore, Futureshop & Home Depot.