Prominence Point Community Overview

Patterson/Prominence Point 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.

prominence-point Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 Bowness - Forest Lawn
40 Crowfoot/North Hill
70 Valley Ridge Express
93 Coach Hill / Westbrook
94 Strathcona / Westbrook
111 Old Banff Coach Road
305 BRT Bowness
408 Valley Ridge

Prominence Point Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Sirocco CTrain Station 1.51 km
45 Street CTrain Station 1.67 km
69 Street CTrain Station 1.75 km
Westbrook CTrain Station 1.97 km
Shaganappi Point CTrain Station 2.34 km

Prominence Point Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1250$1250$1250
Total Rentals     1$1250$1250$1250

Prominence Point Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Jeff Lubin’s Calgary Golf Academy
110 Point McKay Crescent Northwest, Calgary
1.51 km
Westgate School | Calgary Board of Education
150 Westminster Drive Southwest, Calgary
1.82 km
River Valley School
3127 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.21 km
Level Up Math Tutoring
6128 32 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.46 km
University School
3035 Utah Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.73 km
University School
nw, 3035 Utah Ave, Louisville
2.76 km
Kids U
8560 8A Avenue Southwest #430, Calgary
2.79 km
Green Light Driving School Inc
409-19A Hemlock Crescent Southwest, Calgary
3.04 km
Joseph Carlyle Designs
6604 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.19 km
Green Light Driving School Inc
202l-1919 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.29 km
Sheldon Zandboer Professional Music Services
16 Glenbrook Villas Southwest, Calgary
3.35 km
BrightPath Bowness
3711 73 Street Northwest, Calgary
3.35 km
AQ Outdoors - Aquabatics Calgary
300-8435 Bowfort Road Northwest, Calgary
3.95 km
Discovery Preschool
2035 26A Street Southwest, Calgary
4.13 km
Morin Music Studio Ltd
2202-288 Saint Moritz Drive Southwest, Calgary
4.15 km
Calgary Tutor Buddy
7 Glenbrook Place Southwest, Calgary
4.24 km
Patti Falconer Agency
2523 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
4.26 km
Akshobya Kadampa Buddhist Centre
2120 Kensington Road Northwest, Calgary
4.29 km
Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 阿尔伯塔省中医学院
1910 20 Avenue Northwest Suite #102, Calgary
4.63 km
Sir Winston Churchill High School | Calgary Board of Education
5220 Northland Drive Northwest, Calgary
4.92 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Prominence Point Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Little Book Library 39
500 Bulyea Road Northwest, Calgary
4.85 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Prominence Point Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Children's Hospital 1.62 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 5.19 km
Ambrose University College 2.18 km
Bow Valley College 8.08 km
Calgary Airport 13.71 km
Calgary Zoo 9.80 km
Chinook Centre Mall 9.68 km
City Hall 7.95 km
Cross Iron Mills 27.94 km
Deerfoot Mall 10.48 km
Devry Institute of Tech 12.19 km
Downtown Calgary 6.68 km
LandmarkDistance
Foothills Hospital 2.68 km
Market Mall 2.85 km
Mount Royal University 6.05 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 13.12 km
Rocky Mountain College 4.14 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.21 km
SAIT 5.72 km
South Health Campus 25.00 km
Southcentre Mall 14.13 km
Sunridge Mall 12.91 km
University of Calgary 3.36 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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