Knob Hill Community Overview

Richmond/Knob Hill is a residential neighborhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.

It is located on both sides of the Crowchild Trail, south of 17th Avenue SW. It was the location of Alberta Children's Hospital until 2007, when the new facility was opened in the north-west quadrant. The Naval Museum of Alberta (part of The Military Museums) is located here. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.

Richmond was established in 1950.

The community is served by Richmond Elementary and Chinook College for Continuing Education public schools, as well as various private shools

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Knob Hill Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Shaganappi Point CTrain Station 0.7 km
Sunalta CTrain Station 1.05 km
Westbrook CTrain Station 1.08 km
Downtown West - Kerby CTrain Station 1.5 km
Downtown - West Kerby CTrain Station 1.5 km
45 Street CTrain Station 1.73 km

Knob Hill Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Duplexes     2$825$3600$2212
Houses     1$2000$2000$2000
Main Floors     1$1090$1090$1090
Total Rentals     4$825$3600$1878
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Inner-City     3015$175$15000$1427
SW     2793$75$15000$1515

Knob Hill Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Banbury Crossroads School 201 2451 Dieppe Avenue S W, Calgary 1.59 km
IFTS Consulting Corporation 3515 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 1.70 km
Company of Rogues Actors' Studio 1232 17 Avenue SW, 2nd FLR, Calgary 1.71 km
Lycée Louis Pasteur, International French School 4099 Garrison Boulevard Southwest, Calgary 1.76 km
Maria Montessori Education Centre 2452 Battleford Avenue Southwest B4 #003, Calgary 1.78 km
Rundle Academy 4330 16 Street Southwest, Calgary 2.26 km
Bishop Carroll High School 4624 Richard Road Southwest, Calgary 2.32 km
Alberta Ballet West Annex, 2, 906 12 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.47 km
Mosaic Learning Institute Inc 1040 7 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.53 km
Western Canada High School 641 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.63 km
Educere Learning Centre 665 8 Street Southwest, Calgary 2.77 km
Queen Elizabeth High School 512 18 Street Northwest, Calgary 2.80 km
Vincent Massey School | Calgary Board of Education 939 45 St SW, Calgary 2.92 km
Westmount Charter Elementary School 728 32 Street Northwest, Calgary 3.01 km
Calgary Christian Preschool 2839 49 St SW, Calgary 3.16 km
Saint Mary's Senior High School 111 18 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 3.55 km
OHC Calgary 1212 1st Street SE, Unit 116, Calgary 3.88 km
Foothills Academy Society 745 37 Street Northwest, Calgary 3.90 km
Windsor Park School Calgary 4.25 km
Crescent Heights High School 1019 1 Street Northwest, Calgary 4.60 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Knob Hill Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Little Free Library - Sunalta Community Wildflower Garden 1211 16 Street Southwest, Calgary 1.34 km
Alexander Calhoun Library 3223 14 Street Southwest, Calgary 1.62 km
Nicholls Family Library at Westbrook Station 1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary 1.71 km
Westbrook Library 1P4, 1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary 1.71 km
Centre de Ressources Francothèque 4800 Richard Road Southwest, Calgary 2.55 km
Riddell Library 4825 Richard Road Southwest, Calgary 2.60 km
Alberta Wilderness Association 455 12 Street Northwest, Calgary 2.98 km
Alberta Law Libraries Calgary Courts Centre, Suite 501-N, 601 - 5 Street SW, Calgary 3.20 km
Memorial Park Library 1221 2 Street Southwest, Calgary 3.28 km
Library 1221 2 Street Southwest, Calgary 3.32 km
Catholic Pastoral Centre Library 120 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 3.49 km
Louise Riley Library 1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary 3.61 km
Health Sciences Library 3330 Hospital Drive Northwest Room 1450, Calgary 3.89 km
Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT Reg Erhardt Library, MC111, Stan Grad Centre, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary 3.90 km
Central Library 616 Macleod Trail Southeast, Calgary 4.22 km
Signal Hill Library 5994 Signal Hill Centre Southwest, Calgary 4.57 km
Doucette Library Education Block #370, 2500 University Drive, Calgary 4.87 km
Bennett Jones Law Library 2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary 4.92 km
Business Library 301 Scurfield Hall, 215 Campus Place NW, Calgary 4.93 km
Canadian Music Centre Prairie Region Room 320, 3rd Floor, University Court Northwest, Calgary 4.96 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Knob Hill Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Children's Hospital 4.26 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 3.66 km
Ambrose University College 5.26 km
Bow Valley College 4.39 km
Calgary Airport 13.11 km
Calgary Zoo 5.92 km
Chinook Centre Mall 4.95 km
City Hall 4.15 km
Cross Iron Mills 29.20 km
Deerfoot Mall 9.80 km
Devry Institute of Tech 8.45 km
Downtown Calgary 3.37 km
Foothills Hospital 3.73 km
Market Mall 6.33 km
Mount Royal University 2.68 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 10.41 km
Rocky Mountain College 6.37 km
Rockyview Hospital 4.91 km
SAIT 3.93 km
South Health Campus 20.37 km
Southcentre Mall 9.76 km
Sunridge Mall 10.05 km
University of Calgary 5.09 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