Beltline Community Overview

The Beltline is a region of central Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The area is located immediately to the south of Calgary's downtown (south of 9th Avenue and the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks), and is sometimes considered part of downtown. The neighbourhood is bound on the south by the popular 17th Avenue, on the west by 14th Street West and on the east by the Elbow River.

The City of Calgary officially recognizes four separate "neighbourhoods" in the Beltline: West Connaught, Connaught Centre, Victoria Crossing Centre, and East Victoria Crossing. They are communities of equal north-south orientation and divided by Eighth Street SW, Fourth Street SW, Macleod Trail (1st Street SE), and the Elbow River

17th Avenue, which is on the southern extremity of the Beltline district has already established itself as a vibrant mixed-use area. Uptown 17th is one of Calgary's Business Revitalization Zones. With a dense concentration of bars, restaurants, nightclubs, and shops, the street is effectively Calgary's primary "party street". Behind this lively commercial development are residential areas. The street also "dead-ends" at the Stampede Grounds on its east side, and is thus central to the party-like atmosphere that overtakes the city during the Calgary Stampede festival. 17th Avenue was nicknamed the "Red Mile" in 2004 during the playoff run of Calgary's NHL team, the Calgary Flames. During this time, it was not uncommon to see over 100,000 fans crowding the street and its bars and pubs on game nights.

One public school is located in Beltline, the Connaught Community School. Western Canada High School is located along the 17th Avenue boundary of the community, and serves the area. One block outside the Beltline is St. Mary's High School which serves most of the Roman Catholic high school students in the area. The Calgary Chinese School is located close by along 18 Avenue SE, and Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic school provides Congregated Special Program.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

beltline Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
3 Sandstone/Elbow Dr SW
6 Killarney/26 Av SW
7 Marda Loop
10 City Hall/Southcentre
24 Ogden
66 Lakeview
69 Deerfoot Centre
70 Valley Ridge Express
90 Bridgeland/University of Calgary
133 Cranston Express
302 BRT Southeast/City Centre
307 MAX Purple City Centre/East Hills
449 Eau Claire/Parkhill
770 Western Canada/Riverbend/Lynnview
771 Western Canada/Chinook Stn.

Beltline Closest LRTs

3 Street SW CTrain Station 0.34 km
4 Street SW CTrain Station 0.36 km
6 Street SW CTrain Station 0.4 km
1 Street SW CTrain Station 0.42 km
7 Street SW CTrain Station 0.49 km
Centre Street CTrain Station 0.5 km
8 Street SW CTrain Station 0.55 km
Victoria Park / Stampede CTrain Station 0.57 km
City Hall CTrain Station 0.66 km

Beltline Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     221$695$4600$1387
Basements     1$950$950$950
Condos     176$975$7500$1927
Lofts     4$800$4200$1824
Office Spaces     3$800$900$850
Parking Spots     2$120$175$147
Shared     3$700$750$716
Townhouses     4$1550$2900$2198
Total Rentals     414$120$7500$1612

Beltline Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Swing Doctor Golf
255 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.49 km
Western Canada High School | Calgary Board of Education
641 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.70 km
Saint Mary's High School
111 18 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.71 km
Alberta Ballet School
2-906 12 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.83 km
Repsol Sport Centre
2225 Macleod Trail Southeast, Calgary
0.92 km
Connaught School | Calgary Board of Education
1121 12 Ave SW, Calgary
1.22 km
Crescent Heights High School | Calgary Board of Education
1019 1 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.22 km
Calgary College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
4014 Macleod Trail Southeast #107, Calgary
2.72 km
Calgary Arts Academy
2036 20 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
2.74 km
Delta West Academy
414 11A Street Northeast, Calgary
2.89 km
Calgary Iyengar Yoga
200-222 16 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
2.94 km
Dancing Til Dawn
121 17 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
2.95 km
Stew Hendry / Henry Viney Arena
814 13 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
3.14 km
Columbia College
802 Manning Road Northeast, Calgary
4.02 km
Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 阿尔伯塔针灸中医学院
1910 20 Avenue Northwest Suite #102, Calgary
4.06 km
Lycée Louis Pasteur
4099 Garrison Boulevard Southwest, Calgary
4.09 km
Windsor Park School
5505 4A Street Southwest, Calgary
4.12 km
AQ Outdoors - Aquabatics Calgary
5063 11 Street Southeast, Calgary
4.41 km
Fox Hollow Golf Course
999 32 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
4.44 km
Bishop Carroll High School
4624 Richard Road Southwest, Calgary
4.76 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Beltline Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Memorial Park Library
1221 2 Street Southwest, Calgary
0.11 km
Catholic Pastoral Centre Library
120 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.54 km
Alberta Law Libraries
0.70 km
Little Free Library
500 5 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.81 km
Evergreen Regional Office
900 6 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
1.07 km
Central Library
800 3 Street Southeast, Calgary
1.14 km
Little free library
219 3 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
1.68 km
Little Free Library - Sunalta Community Wildflower Garden
1211 16 Street Southwest, Calgary
2.02 km
Little free library
Community Wildflower Garden, 1310 16 Street Southwest, Calgary
2.04 km
Little Book Library 41
922 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary
2.16 km
Alberta Wilderness Association
455 12 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.21 km
Rosedale Little Free Library
2.41 km
Giuffre Family Library
3223 14 Street Southwest, Calgary
2.51 km
Alliance Française Calgary
1721 29 Avenue Southwest #350, Calgary
2.67 km
Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT
MC111, Stan Grad Centre Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, 1301 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.86 km
Afhs Library
712 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.86 km
Calgary Public Library Operations Centre
250 42 Avenue Southeast, Calgary
2.94 km
BGP Little Free Library
814 17 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
3.01 km
Louise Riley Library
1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
3.54 km
Nicholls Family Library
1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary
4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Beltline Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 6.04 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 3.06 km
Ambrose University College 8.23 km
Bow Valley College 1.18 km
Calgary Airport 10.80 km
Calgary Zoo 2.71 km
Chinook Centre Mall 4.93 km
City Hall 0.93 km
Cross Iron Mills 27.51 km
Deerfoot Mall 7.70 km
Devry Institute of Tech 5.24 km
Downtown Calgary 1.07 km
Foothills Hospital 5.04 km
Market Mall 7.62 km
Mount Royal University 5.37 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 7.28 km
Rocky Mountain College 6.91 km
Rockyview Hospital 5.98 km
SAIT 2.83 km
South Health Campus 19.65 km
Southcentre Mall 10.00 km
Sunridge Mall 6.89 km
University of Calgary 5.86 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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