Spirit River Real Estate

Homes For Sale In Spirit River

This small farming community carved out of the northern pine forests of Alberta is perfect for anyone looking to live under a big sky with wide-open spaces all around. With a population of just under a thousand people, Spirit River offers the best of small town charm while still providing residents plenty of space and privacy to themselves. Whether you’re moving to work in the mining or natural gas industry, or just to get away from it all, Spirit River is a beautiful, quiet niche in Alberta Real Estate. If you’re looking to answer the call of the wild, give Spirit River a try.

7
Homes For Sale In Spirit River, AB
$145,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
3
baths
1,408
sqft
5120 46 Avenue
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of Sutton Group Grande Prairie Professionals
$199,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
2
baths
1,154
sqft
14 Sunset Drive
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of eXp Realty
$230,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
2
baths
1,130
sqft
4814 47 Avenue
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of Sutton Group Grande Prairie Professionals
$359,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
5
beds
3
baths
1,322
sqft
50 SUNSET Drive
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of Royal LePage - The Realty Group
$469,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
3
baths
1,232
sqft
42022 794 Township
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of eXp Realty
$148,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
2
baths
810
sqft
4407 47 Street
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of eXp Realty
$128,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
2
beds
1
bath
882
sqft
4405 47 Street
Spirit River, AB T0H3G0
Listing courtesy of eXp Realty

More About Spirit River, Alberta

Spirit River is one of many settlements to be found in the Peace River Valley, which is its own region amid the great northern forests of upper Alberta. Here, you’re about 200km from the Rockies and a little over 400km from Edmonton, AB as the crow flies. The town of Spirit River itself is a grid about 1.5 kilometres long, meaning you can very easily walk wherever you need to go around town. There’s a grocery store in Spirit River, as well as a hospital, hair salon, and even a local museum.

Spirit River, Alberta Real Estate

You can find a wide variety of single-family homes for sale in Spirit River, most ranging between $50k and $125k in price. These homes are mostly one-story, two-to-three-bedroom affairs and sit on well-kept lawns along Spirit River’s streets. Most Spirit River homes for sale were built between 1960 and 1980, and nearly 80% of these homes are single-family dwellings. Spirit River has a strong homeowning population, with only about 20% of residents renting. Though the whole town is walkable, if you want to live really close to the two Spirit River schools of Ste. Marie Catholic School (PK-8) and Spirit River Regional Academy (PK-12), look for houses for sale on the east side of town.

Distances to Regional Towns

Living In Spirit River, Alberta

While looking at homes for sale in Spirit River, Alberta, continue reading to find out more about this small town.

Jobs in Spirit River, AB

Though Spirit River is a small town, it has a healthy economy. There are two main industries in Spirit River: agriculture and cattle and the oil & gas industry. Companies in Spirit River include:

  • Tourmaline Oil Corp.
  • Birchcliff Energy
  • D&D Well Services

Transportation in Spirit River, AB

Spirit River’s transportation infrastructure is straightforward with a strategic grid layout. Two main roads cross in Spirit River: Hwy 49 runs east and west through the town, while Hwy 731 borders the southwest side of Spirit River. The Spirit River Municipal Airport is a small airport for private and emergency flights located on the north side of Hwy 49.

Medical Access in Spirit River, AB

Central Peace Health Complex is a hospital centrally located on the southside of Spirit River and within one minute of the town centre.

Weather in Spirit River, AB

Spirit River experiences mildly warm and comfortable summers and cold, cloudy winters. Temperatures top out around 28°C (73°F) in July and dip around -15°C (5°F) in January. Spirit River receives some rain in the warmer months, particularly in June. Snow usually falls from November to March, with January receiving the most.

Frequently Asked Questions About Spirit River Real Estate

What is the postal code for Spirit River, AB?

The postal code for Spirit River, AB, is T0H 3G0.

What is the nearest commercial airport to Spirit River, AB?

The closest commercial airport to Spirit River is the Grande Prairie Airport, which is 84.3 km or about an hour away and offers domestic flights around Alberta.

What county is Spirit River in?

Spirit River is in the Municipal District of Spirit River No. 133, which is in the Upper Peace region of Alberta.

How far is Grande Prairie from Spirit River?

Grande Prairie is 78.5 km or about 55 minutes from Spirit River.