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
168 Walden/Legacy
178 Sundance/Chaparral
444 Chaparral Valley/Walden
867 All Saints High/ Chaparral
877 Father James Whelihan/Walden
878 Father James Whelihan/Chaparral

Chaparral Closest LRTs

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
Houses     7$500$2500$1981
Shared     1$600$600$600
Total Rentals     8$500$2500$1808

Chaparral Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Saint Sebastian Elementary School
65 Chaparral Drive Southeast, Calgary
0.33 km
Kids U - Walden
250 Walden Drive Southeast, Calgary
1.33 km
MidSun School | Calgary Board of Education
660 Sunmills Drive Southeast, Calgary
1.78 km
Renfrew Educational Services - Thomas W. Buchanan Centre
75 Sunpark Drive Southeast, Calgary
2.39 km
Aloha Mind Math – Calgary (SE)
Cardel Rec South, #100 – 333 Shawville Blvd SE, Calgary, AB T2Y 4H3, Calgary
2.48 km
Bishop O'Byrne Senior High School
500-333 Shawville Boulevard Southeast, Calgary
2.64 km
Calgary Separate School
31 Silverado Way Southwest, Calgary
2.74 km
Calgary Mindfulness
132-250 Shawville Boulevard Southeast #136, Calgary
2.83 km
Rosanna D'Agnillo Music Studio
250 Shawville Boulevard Southeast #136, Calgary
2.83 km
Leap n Learn Preschool
750-19369 Sheriff King Street, Calgary
2.87 km
Cranston Riverstone, Calgary
3.03 km
Trinity Christian School
295 Midpark Way Southeast, Calgary
3.25 km
Legacy School Of Music
62 Legacy Green Southeast, Calgary
3.42 km
Midnapore School | Calgary Board of Education
55 Midpark Rise Southeast, Calgary
3.57 km
Ron Southern School | Calgary Board of Education
483 Silverado Boulevard Southwest, Calgary
3.74 km
Somerset School | Calgary Board of Education
150 Somerset Manor Southwest, Calgary
3.86 km
The Centre for Transformation
16 Midlake Boulevard Southeast #193, Calgary
3.90 km
Dr. George Stanley School | Calgary Board of Education
585 Cranston Drive Southeast, Calgary
3.90 km
Mr Rayz Kids Entertainer & Educator with Heart
3.99 km
Kids @ Play Preschool
356 Cranston Road Southeast, Calgary
4.07 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Chaparral Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Shawnessy Library
333 Shawville Boulevard Southeast, Calgary
2.50 km
Little Free Library #27814
36 Somervale Park Southwest, Calgary
3.09 km
Little Free Library
363-279 Mountain Park Drive Southeast, Calgary
3.37 km
Little Free Library #24146
14 Somervale Green Southwest, Calgary
3.39 km
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

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

Chaparral Map View

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Bus Routes