Hillhurst Community Overview

Hillhurst is a northwest neighbourhood located within the inner city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The boundaries of the community include 8th Avenue N and 16th Avenue N to the north, 10th Street W to the east, the Bow River to the south and both 14th Street W and 18th Street W to the west.

Most of the popular Kensington Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) resides within the Hillhurst community, and it borders the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology grounds to the north-east.

Established in 1914, Hillhurst is one of Calgary's oldest neighbourhoods. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.

In 2006, there were five schools in the district:

  • Hillhurst Community School - Public
  • Queen Elizabeth Elementary School - Public
  • Queen Elizabeth Junior and Senior High - Public
  • St. John's Elementary (Fine Arts) - Separate
  • SAIT - Post Secondary College

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Hillhurst Closest LRTs

Sunnyside CTrain Station 0.29 km
Downtown - West Kerby CTrain Station 0.53 km
Downtown West - Kerby CTrain Station 0.54 km
SAIT / ACAD / Jubilee CTrain Station 0.58 km
8 Street SW CTrain Station 0.71 km
7 Street SW CTrain Station 0.76 km
Sunalta CTrain Station 0.78 km

Hillhurst Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     11$800$1580$1146
Basements     6$650$995$856
Condos     8$850$1850$1371
Duplexes     2$1400$3500$2450
Houses     4$1200$5900$2825
Main Floors     2$1050$1250$1150
Shared     2$650$700$675
Townhouses     2$1750$3100$2425
Total Rentals     37$650$5900$1443
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Inner-City     3173$185$15000$1450
NW     1910$100$6300$1316

Hillhurst Closest Schools

Sunnyside School Public Elementary 211 7 St NW 0.80 km
Queen Elizabeth School Public Elementary 402 18 St NW 0.85 km
AADAC Day Treatment Program Public All Grades 1005 17 St NW 1.01 km
Young Adult Program / Adolescent Day Treatment Pro Public All Grades 1005 17 St NW Calgary AB, T2N2E5 1.01 km
Hillhurst School Public Elementary 1418 7 Ave NW 1.19 km
Rosedale School PublicJunior High 905 13 Ave NW 1.65 km
Balmoral School PublicJunior High 220 16 Ave NW 2.12 km
Branton School PublicJunior High 2103 20 St NW 2.20 km
Mount Royal School PublicJunior High 2234 14 St SW 2.21 km
Langevin School PublicJunior High 107 6A St NE 3.00 km
Queen Elizabeth High School PublicHigh School 512 18 St NW 0.86 km
Crescent Heights High School PublicHigh School 1019 1 St NW 1.92 km
Western Canada High School PublicHigh School 641 17 Ave SW 2.14 km
Discovering Choices - CACY PublicHigh School 206, 315 10 Ave SE 2.68 km
William Aberhart High School PublicHigh School 3009 Morley Trail NW 3.18 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Hillhurst Closest Libraries

Louise Riley Branch 1904 14 Avenue NW1.53 km
Memorial Park Branch 1221 2nd Street SW2.14 km
Central Library 616 MacLeod Trail SE2.44 km
Shaganappi Branch 3415 8th Avenue SW3.20 km
Alexander Calhoun Branch 3223 14 Street SW3.30 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Hillhurst Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 4.20 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 1.11 km
Ambrose University College 6.91 km
Bow Valley College 2.57 km
Calgary Airport 10.21 km
Calgary Zoo 4.29 km
Chinook Centre Mall 6.48 km
City Hall 2.49 km
Cross Iron Mills 26.45 km
Deerfoot Mall 6.91 km
Devry Institute of Tech 6.64 km
Downtown Calgary 1.16 km
Foothills Hospital 3.13 km
Market Mall 5.63 km
Mount Royal University 5.54 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 7.90 km
Rocky Mountain College 4.90 km
Rockyview Hospital 7.13 km
SAIT 1.12 km
South Health Campus 21.56 km
Southcentre Mall 11.59 km
Sunridge Mall 7.61 km
University of Calgary 3.84 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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