Midnapore Community Overview

Midnapore is a community within the city of Calgary in the province of Alberta, Canada.

It was once its own town with its own train station, but as Calgary grew larger, it was annexed into being part of that city in 1961. Midnapore was established as a neighbourhood in 1977. It is bounded to the north and east by Fish Creek Provincial Park, to the south by Sun Valley Boulevard and to the west by Macleod Trail.

Nearby Fish-Creek Lacombe station of the C-Train, located along Macleod Trail, is designed with the former Midnapore train station in mind, it is an active replica that it used as part of Calgary's Light Rail Transit system.

Midnapore has a mall, the Midnapore Mall, a community centre that it shares with the adjacent community of Sundance, as well as many fast food restaurants including McDonalds, Wendy's, Tim Hortons, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut. The community also has its own man-made lake which is popular with residents in the summer as well as winter as its provides a skating rink and toboggan hill. Some houses in Midnapore border onto the lake and towards the northern part of the community, houses border onto Fish Creek Provincial Park. It is not uncommon to see wildlife such as deer, foxes and coyotes wandering around this area of the community.

Midnapore also has a large business section with a Re/Max office, Tri-Services station (police, EMS and Fire), Wingate Inn, Beverly Centre elderly facility, a private elementary and junior high school, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness's, and offices for H & R Block, Genstar, and a medical clinic. Midnapore has two elementary schools: Mother Teresa (separate-Catholic) and Midnapore Elementary. Midnapore is also the home to St. Mary's University College and Father Lacombe Nursing Home. Midnapore is served by a number of transit bus routes that feed to Somerset-Bridlewood, Shawnessy, and Fish-Creek Lacombe train stations.

The community is served by Midnapore Elementary and Fish Creek Elementary public schools, as well as by Mother Teresa of Calcutta Elementary and Father James Whelihan Elementary and Junior High (catholic), and Trinity Christian School.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

midnapore Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
11 Southwest Loop
12 Southwest Loop
14 Bridlewood/Cranston
15 Millrise
52 Evergreen/Somerset
78 Sundance/Chaparral
178 Sundance/Chaparral

Midnapore Closest LRTs

Shawnessy CTrain Station 0.77 km
Fish Creek - Lacombe CTrain Station 1.11 km
Somerset - Bridlewood CTrain Station 1.23 km
Canyon Meadows CTrain Station 1.73 km
Anderson CTrain Station 2.96 km

Midnapore Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1300$1300$1300
Basements     2$850$1100$975
Condos     9$1295$1790$1703
Houses     4$1500$3200$2050
Main Floors     1$1625$1625$1625
Townhouses     1$2000$2000$2000
Total Rentals     18$850$3200$1689

Midnapore Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
BrightPath Midnapore
155 Midridge Place Southeast, Calgary
0.79 km
Centennial High School | Calgary Board of Education
55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE, Calgary
0.84 km
V.I.K. Academy
15426 Bannister Road Southeast, Calgary
0.87 km
Montessori Children's House Academy
106-20 Sunpark Plaza Southeast, Calgary
1.18 km
Calgary Mindfulness
132-250 Shawville Boulevard Southeast #136, Calgary
1.37 km
Music by Rosanna
250 Shawville Boulevard Southeast 132 #136, Calgary
1.39 km
Inverleigh Montessori School
36 Millrise Dr SW, Calgary
1.56 km
Calgary Voice / Piano Lessons by Rosanna D'Agnillo
136-250 Shawville Boulevard Southeast, Calgary
1.57 km
Aloha Mind Math – Calgary (SE)
Cardel Rec South, #100 – 333 Shawville Blvd SE, Calgary, AB T2Y 4H3, Calgary
1.95 km
Cornerstone Music Cafe - Music Lessons Calgary - Coffee & Food
139-14919 Deer Ridge Drive Southeast, Calgary
2.73 km
Mr Rayz Music For Kidz
16 5Y1, 14736 Deerfield Drive Southeast, Calgary
2.87 km
Studio Nine School Of Music
755 Lake Bonavista Drive Southeast, Calgary
3.19 km
Discovery Music Ltd
1215 Lake Sylvan Drive Southeast, Calgary
3.50 km
Vivace Music
560 Lake Newell Crescent Southeast, Calgary
3.86 km
McKenzie Meadows Golf Club
17215 McKenzie Meadows Drive Southeast, Calgary
4.13 km
Dyment Vocal Arts
234 Diamond Court Southeast, Calgary
4.21 km
UCMAS Abacus & Mental Math School
11625 Elbow Drive Southwest Unit # 217, Calgary
4.55 km
Chinook Driving Academy
205-11625 Elbow Drive Southwest, Calgary
4.59 km
Healing and Health Center
3401-16969 24 Street Southwest, Calgary
4.75 km
Isuzu Kanada - MELT Method, Yoga & Healing
21 Everridge Gardens Southwest, Calgary
4.79 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Midnapore Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 18.14 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 17.00 km
Ambrose University College 17.29 km
Bow Valley College 14.86 km
Calgary Airport 24.38 km
Calgary Zoo 14.58 km
Chinook Centre Mall 9.42 km
City Hall 14.65 km
Cross Iron Mills 41.41 km
Deerfoot Mall 21.69 km
Devry Institute of Tech 15.53 km
Downtown Calgary 15.34 km
Foothills Hospital 17.72 km
Market Mall 20.27 km
Mount Royal University 12.13 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 18.99 km
Rocky Mountain College 20.35 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.11 km
SAIT 16.97 km
South Health Campus 7.94 km
Southcentre Mall 4.32 km
Sunridge Mall 18.45 km
University of Calgary 19.08 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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