Forest Heights Community Overview

Forest Heights is the northern half of Forest Lawn. Forest Lawn was a town in Alberta, Canada. Today, it is mostly a lower to middle-class neighbourhood of Calgary.

The area was first settled in the early 1900s. In 1952, the districts of Hubalta, Albert Park and Forest Lawn were incorporated as the Town of Forest Lawn. In 1961 the town was dissolved and incorporated in the city of Calgary, and now it is a neighborhood in the city's south-east quadrant. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.<

The multicultural International Avenue defines the southern border of the community, and it is bounded to the north by Memorial Drive. The community of Radisson Heights lies to the west, while Penbrooke Meadows lie to the east.

The community is served by Forest Lawn Senior High, Patrick Airlie Elementary and Keeler Elementary public schools, as well as Holy Trinity Elementary, Holy Redeemer and Fathert Lacombe schools (catholic).

Community overview from Wikipedia.

forest-heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
42 Marlborough
43 McKnight / Chinook
49 Forest Heights
58 44 Street SE / Erin Woods
67 Memorial Drive
87 17 Avenue SE / Applewood
127 Maryvale/ Franklin Industrial
155 West Dover / Forest Lawn

Forest Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Marlborough CTrain Station 0.81 km
Franklin CTrain Station 0.89 km
Barlow - Max Bell CTrain Station 1.42 km
Rundle CTrain Station 1.89 km
Zoo CTrain Station 2.23 km

Forest Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     3$915$960$945
Basements     5$600$1200$884
Duplexes     4$1050$2500$1562
Main Floors     2$1050$1100$1075
Shared     1$450$450$450
Townhouses     4$1200$1700$1337
Total Rentals     19$450$2500$1129

Forest Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
BrightPath Forest Heights
3527 Fonda Way Southeast, Calgary
0.28 km
Father Lacombe High School
3615 Radcliffe Drive Southeast, Calgary
0.62 km
Forest Lawn High School | Calgary Board of Education
1304 44 Street Southeast, Calgary
0.75 km
St John Bosco Private School
712 Fortalice Crescent Southeast, Calgary
1.04 km
Sir Wilfrid Laurier School
819 32 Street Southeast, Calgary
1.06 km
Long & McQuade Musical Instruments
3404 5 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
1.28 km
Argyll Centre The
2670 Radcliffe Dr SE, Calgary
1.32 km
Penbrooke Meadows School | Calgary Board of Education
5645 Pensacola Crescent Southeast, Calgary
1.68 km
St. Peter Elementary School
720 58 Street Southeast, Calgary
1.76 km
Roland Michener Elementary School
5958 4 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
2.11 km
Roland Michener School | Calgary Board of Education
5958 4 Ave NE, Calgary
2.12 km
Phoenix Foundation
320 19 Street Southeast, Calgary
2.35 km
Sir John Franklin School
2215 8 Ave NE, Calgary
2.69 km
Erin Woods School | Calgary Board of Education
25 Erin Park Drive Southeast, Calgary
2.87 km
Bright n Busy Bugs Day Home
3443 26A Street Southeast, Calgary
3.06 km
St. Clement School
Calgary
3.15 km
Columbia College
802 Manning Road Northeast, Calgary
3.21 km
Saint Rose of Lima Junior High School
2419 50 Street Northeast, Calgary
3.21 km
Delta West Academy
414 11A Street Northeast, Calgary
4.29 km
Mountain View Academy
3915 34 Street Northeast, Calgary
4.55 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Forest Lawn Library
4807 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary
0.74 km
Village Square Library
2623 56 Street Northeast, Calgary
3.38 km
Village square library
103 Rundlehorn Crescent Northeast, Calgary
3.38 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Children's Hospital 12.29 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 8.65 km
Ambrose University College 14.94 km
Bow Valley College 5.69 km
Calgary Airport 9.52 km
Calgary Zoo 4.03 km
Chinook Centre Mall 8.92 km
City Hall 5.87 km
Cross Iron Mills 26.19 km
Deerfoot Mall 8.16 km
Devry Institute of Tech 1.52 km
Downtown Calgary 7.04 km
LandmarkDistance
Foothills Hospital 11.18 km
Market Mall 13.31 km
Mount Royal University 11.63 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 3.45 km
Rocky Mountain College 12.03 km
Rockyview Hospital 10.70 km
SAIT 8.15 km
South Health Campus 18.61 km
Southcentre Mall 12.37 km
Sunridge Mall 2.98 km
University of Calgary 11.44 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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