Four kilometres out from downtown Calgary and in the northwestern quadrant of Calgary, lies the residential development of St. Andrews Heights. Characterized by its’ curvilinear streets which takes advantage of the terrific views offered in the area, St. Andrews Heights maintains a population of 1,500 residents. The community’s borders are the Trans-Canada Highway to its’ north, Crowchild Trail to its’ east, Toronto Crescent to its’ south, and 29th Street to the west. The Foothills Medical Centre, the Foothills Athletic Park, and McMahon Stadium are all set up within St. Andrews Heights, which are just a few of the amenities offered here.
Public school students attend Briar Hill elementary before graduating to Queen Elizabeth junior high and senior high. Meanwhile Catholic students are assigned to attend the nearby Our Lady of the Assumption elementary and junior high before graduating to either St. Mary’s senior high or St. Francis senior high.
Due to the amenities that are all found within a short distance of St. Andrews Heights, the properties in the neighborhood are highly sought after with a little less than half being rented. The University of Calgary along with a number of malls and restaurants are all within a few minutes of the neighborhood. The Bow River’s beautiful curves flow through immediately south of St. Andrews Heights.
Calgary Transit offers over a dozen stops set up throughout the community to give residents the chance to visit other neighborhoods as well as to grant them access to downtown Calgary within a matter of minutes.
Offering a compact community wrapped in a cradle of urban landscapes and green space, St. Andrews Heights gives residents the chance to be connected or disconnected to the rest of the city as they wish. Enjoy the unique shops, performance venues, and dining while still being able to find green space in every direction. St. Andrews Heights works hard to maintain this balance at all times – every resident has the opportunity to get out of it what he or she desire. Take a palette of color, find your canvas, and paint the picture that you’ve always wanted for your life here in St. Andrews Heights.
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