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

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     1$3600$3600$3600
Main Floors     2$1090$1350$1220
Shared     1$750$750$750
Total Rentals     4$750$3600$1697
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Inner-City     3110$185$15000$1454
SW     2865$85$15000$1527

Knob Hill Closest Schools

Alexander Ferguson School Public Elementary 1704 26 St SW 0.87 km
Sunalta School Public Elementary 536 Sonora Ave SW 0.87 km
Sacred Heart School Separate All Grades 1312 - 15 Street SW 1.52 km
Killarney School Public Elementary 3008 33 St SW 1.58 km
Holy Name School Separate All Grades 3011 35 Street Southwest 1.76 km
Mount Royal School PublicJunior High 2234 14 St SW 1.40 km
A. E. Cross School PublicJunior High 3445 37 St SW 2.23 km
Rideau Park School PublicJunior High 829 Rideau Rd SW 2.80 km
Vincent Massey School PublicJunior High 939 45 St SW 2.92 km
Glamorgan School PublicJunior High 50 Grafton Dr SW 2.96 km
Western Canada High School PublicHigh School 641 17 Ave SW 2.63 km
Westbrook Outreach PublicHigh School #3 1002 - 37 Street SW 2.65 km
Alternative High School PublicHigh School 5003 20 St SW 2.67 km
Queen Elizabeth High School PublicHigh School 512 18 St NW 2.76 km
Central Memorial High School PublicHigh School 5111 21 St SW 2.84 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Knob Hill Closest Libraries

Alexander Calhoun Branch 3223 14 Street SW1.65 km
Shaganappi Branch 3415 8th Avenue SW1.86 km
Memorial Park Branch 1221 2nd Street SW3.33 km
Louise Riley Branch 1904 14 Avenue NW3.61 km
Central Library 616 MacLeod Trail SE4.24 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Knob Hill Distance to Local Landmarks

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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