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 Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 Bowness - Forest Lawn
4 Huntington
5 North Haven
18 Lakeview
65 Market Mall-Downtown West
104 Sunnyside / University of Calgary
107 South Calgary
305 BRT Bowness
404 North Hill
793 Queen E/ Sunnyside

Hillhurst Closest LRTs

StationDistance
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 0.8 km

Hillhurst Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     48$795$2195$1233
Basements     6$900$1100$985
Condos     25$755$8000$2034
Duplexes     2$1850$3150$2500
Houses     5$1500$2700$2125
Main Floors     2$1100$1588$1344
Parking Spots     2$125$125$125
Shared     7$500$899$713
Townhouses     4$1695$5000$3021
Total Rentals     101$125$8000$1500

Hillhurst Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Tania MediSPA Ltd
342 14 Street Northwest, Calgary
0.28 km
GoForth Institute
1605-920 5 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
0.84 km
CityU of Seattle
1040 7 Avenue Southwest Suite 120, Calgary
0.89 km
Impact Training & Consulting
744 4 Avenue Southwest #400, Calgary
1.00 km
Akshobya Kadampa Buddhist Centre
2120 Kensington Road Northwest, Calgary
1.32 km
Alberta Ballet School
2-906 12 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
1.51 km
Perfect Pitch Consulting
888 3 Street SW 10th Floor, West Tower, Bankers Hall, Calgary
1.76 km
Calgary Scuba
602a 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.79 km
Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 阿尔伯塔省中医学院
1910 20 Avenue Northwest Suite #102, Calgary
2.07 km
Kelly & Creaghan Ca's
1000 Centre Street North, Calgary
2.11 km
Swing Doctor Golf
255 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
2.47 km
Dancing Til Dawn
121 17 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
2.51 km
St. Monica School
235 18 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
2.54 km
Kim McNeil Yoga
721 4 Street Northeast, Calgary
2.62 km
Calgary Iyengar Yoga
200-222 16 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
2.64 km
Temple Therapeutics
1511 Edmonton Trail, Calgary
2.66 km
Repsol Sport Centre
2225 Macleod Trail Southeast, Calgary
2.94 km
Green Light Driving School Inc
202l-1919 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.98 km
James Fowler High School | Calgary Board of Education
4004 4 Street Northwest, Calgary
3.84 km
Fox Hollow Golf Course
999 32 Avenue Northeast, Calgary
4.43 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Hillhurst Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Alberta Wilderness Association
455 12 Street Northwest, Calgary
0.19 km
Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT
MC111, Stan Grad Centre, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary
1.11 km
Little free library
Community Wildflower Garden, 1310 16 Street Southwest, Calgary
1.65 km
Alliance Française Calgary
1721 29 Avenue Southwest #350, Calgary
3.13 km
Little Free Library
2712 22 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.22 km
Little Book Library 41
922 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary
3.76 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Hillhurst Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
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
LandmarkDistance
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.

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