Chaparral Community Overview

Chaparral is a residential neighbourhood in the south-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located at the southern edge of the city, south of the Marquis de Lorne Trail. To the east it is bordered by the Bow River Valley, to the south by 194 Avenue SE, and to the west by Macleod Trail.

Chaparral was established in 1995, and named for the mediterranean climate biome. The centerpiece of the neighbourhood is a 32 acre artificial lake and a 21 acre park with two waterfalls. It is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 14 Alderman Linda Fox-Mellway.

This neighborhood has one public elementary school: Chaparral Elementary School. (K-4) This neighborhood has one Catholic elementary school: Saint Sebastian Elementary School. (k-6)

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Chaparral Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
78 Sundance/Chaparral
167 Walden - Legacy CCW
168 Walden - Legacy CW
178 Sundance/Chaparral
444 Chaparral Valley/ Walden
768 Scarlett/Walden

Chaparral Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Somerset - Bridlewood CTrain Station 1.78 km
Shawnessy CTrain Station 2.36 km
Fish Creek - Lacombe CTrain Station 3.14 km
Canyon Meadows CTrain Station 3.83 km
Anderson CTrain Station 5.05 km

Chaparral Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     4$700$1200$1000
Condos     2$1300$1600$1450
Duplexes     1$2020$2020$2020
Houses     11$1800$2900$2279
Shared     2$530$1000$765
Townhouses     2$1550$1800$1675
Total Rentals     22$530$2900$1766

Chaparral Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
A Child First Preschool Inc 10 Chaparral Drive Southeast, Calgary 0.54 km
Chaparral School | Calgary Board of Education 480 Chaparral Dr SE, Calgary 0.86 km
Community Music Studios 62 Chapalina Green Southeast, Calgary 0.87 km
Fish Creek School | Calgary Board of Education 1039 Suncastle Drive Southeast, Calgary 1.70 km
Sundance Elementary School 200 Sunmills Drive Southeast, Calgary 1.89 km
Father James Whelihan 70 Sunmills Drive Southeast, Calgary 2.30 km
Montessori Children's House Academy 20 Sunpark Plaza Southeast, Calgary 2.55 km
McKenzie Meadows Golf Club 17215 McKenzie Meadows Dr SE, Calgary 2.65 km
Centennial High School 55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE, Calgary 2.71 km
Trinity Christian School 295 Midpark Way Southeast, Calgary 3.22 km
Cranston School 205 Cranston Dr SE, Calgary 3.24 km
St. Teresa of Calcutta School 121 Midlake Boulevard Southeast, Calgary 3.43 km
A Child First Preschool Inc 16650 McKenzie Lake Blvd SE, Calgary 3.59 km
Kumon Math & Reading Centre 208 Midpark Way Southeast #4, Calgary 3.60 km
Gymboree Play & Music, Midridge Midridge Drive Southeast, 227 153 Avenue Southeast, Calgary 3.89 km
Blessed Cardinal Newman Elementary Junior High School 16201 McKenzie Lake Boulevard Southeast, Calgary 3.99 km
Christ The King Catholic School 333 Cranston Way Southeast, Calgary 4.01 km
McKenzie Lake School | Calgary Board of Education 16210 McKenzie Lake Way SE, Calgary 4.10 km
Premiere Violin Studio 28 McKernan Road Southeast, Calgary 4.10 km
Samuel W. Shaw School | Calgary Board of Education 115 Shannon Dr SW, Calgary 4.55 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Chaparral Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Shawnessy Library 333 Shawville Boulevard Southeast, Calgary 2.54 km
Little Free Library #27814 36 Somervale Park Southwest, Calgary 3.12 km
Little Free Library #24146 14 Somervale Green Southwest, Calgary 3.39 km
Deer Park Little Free Library 576 Deer Park Road Southeast, Calgary 4.08 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Chaparral Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Children's Hospital 21.51 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 20.29 km
Ambrose University College 20.64 km
Bow Valley College 18.00 km
Calgary Airport 27.31 km
Calgary Zoo 17.57 km
Chinook Centre Mall 12.71 km
City Hall 17.81 km
Cross Iron Mills 44.34 km
Deerfoot Mall 24.76 km
Devry Institute of Tech 18.27 km
Downtown Calgary 18.58 km
Foothills Hospital 21.09 km
Market Mall 23.65 km
Mount Royal University 15.52 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 21.71 km
Rocky Mountain College 23.70 km
Rockyview Hospital 12.48 km
SAIT 20.24 km
South Health Campus 5.71 km
Southcentre Mall 7.63 km
Sunridge Mall 21.18 km
University of Calgary 22.43 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Bus Routes

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Distances are estimated and community data is not guaranteed by RentFaster.ca