|Specialized municipality||Strathcona County|
|• Mayor||Roxanne Carr|
|• Governing body|
|Elevation||708 m (2,323 ft)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|Postal code span||T8G|
Ardrossan has been identified as a growth hamlet and a concept plan has been approved that will see another 136 acres (0.55 km2) of land developed for residential purposes.
The facilities in the hamlet include a public school complex for students from kindergarten to senior high, a separate school for students from kindergarten to junior high, and New Horizons School, a charter school for gifted students from kindergarten to junior high. The junior/senior high school also houses the Ardrossan Community Theatre and the sports fields surrounding the schools were recently redeveloped with new baseball diamonds, soccer fields, football fields and a tennis court.