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
178 Sundance/Chaparral
444 Chaparral Valley/ Walden

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
Basements     3$700$1200$900
Duplexes     1$1500$1500$1500
Houses     14$1800$2650$2160
Shared     1$500$500$500
Townhouses     1$1600$1600$1600
Total Rentals     20$500$2650$1827

Chaparral Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
A Child First Preschool Inc
10 Chaparral Drive Southeast #214, Calgary
0.55 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
1039 Suncastle Drive Southeast, Calgary
1.75 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 #106, Calgary
2.55 km
Pacekids Programs
23 Sunpark Drive Southeast, Calgary
2.64 km
McKenzie Meadows Golf Club
17215 McKenzie Meadows Dr SE, Calgary
2.65 km
Centennial High School | Calgary Board of Education
55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE, Calgary
2.71 km
Cranston School
205 Cranston Dr SE, Calgary
3.24 km
Trinity Christian School
295 Midpark Way Southeast, Calgary
3.26 km
St. Teresa of Calcutta School
121 Midlake Boulevard Southeast, Calgary
3.42 km
A Child First Preschool Inc
16650 McKenzie Lake Boulevard Southeast, Calgary
3.59 km
Kumon Math & Reading Centre
208 Midpark Way Southeast #4, Calgary
3.60 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

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.

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