Castleridge Community Overview

Castleridge is a residential neighbourhood in the north-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located east of the Calgary International Airport and is bounded by 64 Avenue N to the north, 44 Street E to the west, McKnight Boulevard to the south and Falconridge Boulevard to the east.

Castleridge was established in 1980 on land transferred from the Municipal District of Rocky View to the city in 1961. It is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 3 Alderman Jim Stevenson.

The Falconridge/Castleridge community association is one of the most active in Calgary. The association is the only one in Alberta to be run on the Carver Model of Governance. This means that a chief operating officer and permanent staff are responsible for the day to day operation of the association, ensuring that operations are congruent with the direction set by the board of directors. The Falconridge/Castleridge community association is home to the North of McKnight community resource centre. This centre offers 19 social services to help area residents, including counselling, baby clinics, immigrant services, parent support and financial aid. Aside from the resource centre, the community centre also houses 8 preschool classes, including one for English Second Language students. The Boys and Girls club of Calgary has an office and recreational centre complete with pool and foosball tables located in the community centre. Attached to the community centre is a trailer that serves as a popular youth drop in centre, complete with a pool table, video games and concession. The centre also offers other programs, ranging from makeup application to river raft racing, targeting local teens. The auxiliary hall of the centre is home to a variety of groups, including the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides, karate and dance groups, as well as alcohol anonymous,. These numerous programs enable the Falconridge/Castleridge community to appeal to the wide variety of interests and needs of their diverse residents.

Falconridge Elementary - Public
Grant McEwan Elementary - Public
John XXIII Elementary & Junior High - Separate
Bishop McNally Junior & Senior High - Separate
John Paul II Elementary School - Separate
O. S. Geiger Elementary - Public
Terry Fox Junior High Filipino Language and Cultural School of Calgary

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Castleridge Closest LRTs

McKnight - Westwinds CTrain Station 0.9 km
Martindale CTrain Station 1.08 km
Saddletowne CTrain Station 1.55 km
Whitehorn CTrain Station 1.59 km
Rundle CTrain Station 2.25 km

Castleridge Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     2$800$850$825
Houses     7$1350$1750$1528
Main Floors     3$900$1300$1130
Total Rentals     12$800$1750$1311
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
NE     1057$649$18000$1247

Castleridge Closest Schools

Bishop McNally High School Separate All Grades 5700 Falconridge Blvd NE 0.11 km
O.S. Geiger School Public Elementary 100 Castlebrook Dr NE 0.33 km
St. John Paul II School Separate All Grades 119 Castleridge Drive NE 0.49 km
Falconridge School Public Elementary 1331 Falconridge Dr NE 0.91 km
Grant MacEwan School Public Elementary 180 Falshire Dr NE 1.01 km
Terry Fox School PublicJunior High 139 Falshire Dr NE 0.81 km
Crossing Park School PublicJunior High 500 Martindale Blvd NE 1.46 km
Annie Gale School PublicJunior High 577 Whiteridge Way NE 1.84 km
Ted Harrison School PublicJunior High 215 Taravista Way NE Calgary AB T3J4L1 2.44 km
Dr. Gordon Higgins School PublicJunior High 155 Rundlehill Dr NE 3.30 km
Lester B. Pearson High School PublicHigh School 3020 52 St NE 2.99 km
Jack James High School PublicHigh School 5105 8 Ave SE 6.54 km
John G. Diefenbaker High School PublicHigh School 6620 4 St NW 6.91 km
Forest Lawn High School PublicHigh School 1304 44 St SE 7.03 km
James Fowler High School PublicHigh School 4004 4 St NW 8.22 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Castleridge Closest Libraries

Village Square Branch 2623 56th Avenue NE3.10 km
Forest Lawn Branch 4807 8th Avenue SE6.56 km
Thornhill Branch 6617 Centre Street North7.43 km
Central Library 616 MacLeod Trail SE9.46 km
Country Hills Branch 11150 Country Village Link NW9.85 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Castleridge Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 14.02 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 10.64 km
Ambrose University College 17.45 km
Bow Valley College 9.34 km
Calgary Airport 4.73 km
Calgary Zoo 8.45 km
Chinook Centre Mall 14.34 km
City Hall 9.61 km
Cross Iron Mills 20.11 km
Deerfoot Mall 5.89 km
Devry Institute of Tech 6.73 km
Downtown Calgary 10.13 km
Foothills Hospital 12.97 km
Market Mall 14.08 km
Mount Royal University 15.87 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 3.38 km
Rocky Mountain College 12.44 km
Rockyview Hospital 15.94 km
SAIT 10.14 km
South Health Campus 24.73 km
Southcentre Mall 18.44 km
Sunridge Mall 3.89 km
University of Calgary 12.49 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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