Patterson Community Overview

Patterson is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded by Sarcee Trail to the east and north, Bow Trail to the south, 69 Street to the west and Old Banff Coach Road to the south. Edworthy Park, developed in the Bow River valley, borders the community to the north and east.

Before annexation, the area consisted of mostly acreages. It was named after the Patterson family, who owned much of the land. Prior to that, it was knows as Broadcast Hill, for the 250 m (820 ft) CFCN re-transmission tower located here.

Originally, the University of Alberta was to be located on the site of the present day community; however, Edmonton was ultimately chosen as the site of the campus.

The lands were annexed to the city of Calgary in 1956 and Patterson Heights was established as a neighborhood in 1983. During the planning phase, in the early 1980s, Patterson Heights was referred to as Strathcona Cell "A".

During the XV Olympic Winter Games in 1988, the Broadcast Hill Media Village was located in Patterson Heights. The apartments have since been converted into condominiums.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

patterson Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 Bowness - Forest Lawn
40 Crowfoot/North Hill
93 Coach Hill / Westbrook
111 Old Banff Coach Road
305 BRT Bowness
408 Valley Ridge
453 West Springs
699 West Springs/various schools

Patterson Closest LRTs

Sirocco CTrain Station 1.76 km
69 Street CTrain Station 1.89 km
45 Street CTrain Station 1.98 km
Westbrook CTrain Station 2.29 km
Brentwood CTrain Station 2.48 km

Patterson Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1350$1350$1350
Condos     5$1450$2250$1790
Duplexes     1$2195$2195$2195
Houses     1$3500$3500$3500
Shared     2$650$850$750
Townhouses     7$1550$3500$2085
Total Rentals     17$650$3500$1887

Patterson Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Foothills Driver Education
5003 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.20 km
Calgary French & International School, Calgary, Canada
700 77 Street Southwest, Calgary
1.74 km
River Valley School
3127 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
1.80 km
Foothills Academy Society
745 37 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.26 km
Self-Realization Fellowship, Calgary
6323 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary
2.46 km
Aspen Hill Montessori
742 85 Street Southwest, Calgary
2.54 km
St. Michael School
4511 8 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
2.61 km
Vincent Massey School | Calgary Board of Education
939 45 St SW, Calgary
2.65 km
West Springs School
8999 Wentworth Ave SW, Calgary
2.94 km
University School
3035 Utah Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.96 km
Westmount Charter Elementary School
728 32 Street Northwest, Calgary
3.04 km
Westmount Charter Mid-High School
2215 Uxbridge Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.04 km
Aquabatics Ltd
8435 Bowfort Road Northwest #300, Calgary
3.43 km
Early Discoveries Nursery School
305-4625 Varsity Dr NW, Calgary
3.48 km
Optimist / George Blundun Arenas
5020 26 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
3.63 km
Webber Academy
1515 93 Street Southwest, Calgary
4.12 km
Calgary Christian Elementary School
2839 49 St SW, Calgary
4.14 km
Calgary Academy
1677 93 Street Southwest, Calgary
4.36 km
William Aberhart High School
3009 Morley Trail Northwest, Calgary
4.49 km
Free House Dance Plus
2020 12 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
4.58 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Patterson Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Little Free Library (The Wee Free Library)
33-35 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
1.55 km
Take a Book Leave a Book
1.59 km
Take a Book Leave a Book Little free library
5-55 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
1.59 km
Little Free Library
4411 Spruce Drive Southwest, Calgary
2.08 km
Bowness Library
6532 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary
2.73 km
Medical library
2.82 km
Health Sciences Library
3330 Hospital Drive Northwest Room 1450, Calgary
2.84 km
The Good Doers Charity Library
14 Signature Close Southwest, Calgary
3.22 km
Taylor Family Digital Library
410 University Court Northwest, Calgary
3.49 km
Canadian Music Centre Prairie Region
Room 320, 3rd Floor, University Court Northwest, Calgary
3.50 km
Bennett Jones Law Library
2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.55 km
Gallagher Library
Room 180, Earth Sciences Building, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary
3.65 km
Doucette Library
Education Block #370, 2500 University Drive, Calgary
3.65 km
I N McKinnon Memorial Library
3512 33 Street Northwest, Calgary
3.66 km
Nicholls Family Library
1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.69 km
Westbrook LRT Station Library
1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.69 km
Business Library
301 Scurfield Hall, 215 Campus Place NW, Calgary
3.82 km
Nose Hill Library
1540 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary
4.45 km
Louise Riley Library
1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
4.91 km
Signal Hill Library
5994 Signal Hill Centre Southwest, Calgary
4.95 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Patterson Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 1.86 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 5.52 km
Ambrose University College 2.34 km
Bow Valley College 8.49 km
Calgary Airport 13.79 km
Calgary Zoo 10.22 km
Chinook Centre Mall 10.20 km
City Hall 8.37 km
Cross Iron Mills 27.76 km
Deerfoot Mall 10.59 km
Devry Institute of Tech 12.58 km
Downtown Calgary 7.09 km
Foothills Hospital 2.97 km
Market Mall 2.65 km
Mount Royal University 6.55 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 13.41 km
Rocky Mountain College 4.08 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.72 km
SAIT 6.04 km
South Health Campus 25.51 km
Southcentre Mall 14.64 km
Sunridge Mall 13.22 km
University of Calgary 3.45 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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