Shawnessy Community Overview

Shawnessy is a suburban residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded by Shawnessy Boulevard to the north, MacLeod Trail to the east, 162 Avenue S to the south and 14 Street W to the west.

Shawnessy was established in 1981.

Shawnessy Town Centre is a regional shopping area located east of the community, and Fish Creek Provincial Park is located north of the neighbourhood.

The community is served by Father Doucet Elementary School (catholic) and Janet Johnstone Elementary public school. A middle school has been approved for construction in Shawnessey and is slated to be open in September 2009.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Shawnessy Closest Bus Routes

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

Shawnessy Closest LRTs

Shawnessy CTrain Station 0.55 km
Somerset - Bridlewood CTrain Station 0.91 km
Fish Creek - Lacombe CTrain Station 1.13 km
Canyon Meadows CTrain Station 2.01 km
Anderson CTrain Station 3.18 km

Shawnessy Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1200$1200$1200
Basements     4$450$1050$812
Condos     1$1300$1300$1300
Houses     9$1550$2000$1849
Main Floors     2$1050$1450$1250
Shared     4$400$800$587
Townhouses     1$1450$1450$1450
Total Rentals     22$400$2000$1303

Shawnessy Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Samuel W. Shaw School | Calgary Board of Education 115 Shannon Dr SW, Calgary 0.35 km
Inverleigh Montessori School 36 Millrise Dr SW, Calgary 1.02 km
Our Lady Of Peace School 14826 Millrise Hill Southwest, Calgary 1.18 km
Learning Experience Preschool 17107 James McKevitt Road Southwest #10, Calgary 1.21 km
Trinity Christian School 295 Midpark Way Southeast, Calgary 1.47 km
Kumon Math & Reading Centre 208 Midpark Way Southeast #4, Calgary 1.56 km
Gymboree Play & Music, Midridge Midridge Drive Southeast, 227 153 Avenue Southeast, Calgary 1.57 km
Montessori Children's House Academy 20 Sunpark Plaza Southeast, Calgary 1.87 km
Centennial High School 55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE, Calgary 1.99 km
Bridlewood School 207 Bridleridge Way SW, Calgary 2.07 km
St. Teresa of Calcutta School 121 Midlake Boulevard Southeast, Calgary 2.25 km
Glenmore Christian Academy 16520 24 Street Southwest, Calgary 2.36 km
Father James Whelihan 70 Sunmills Drive Southeast, Calgary 2.52 km
Sundance Elementary School 200 Sunmills Drive Southeast, Calgary 2.65 km
Our Lady of the Evergreens 322 Everridge Drive Southwest, Calgary 2.87 km
Tot Spot 1507 Acadia Dr SE, Calgary 3.39 km
Saint Bonaventure School 1710 Acadia Drive Southeast, Calgary 3.59 km
Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School | Calgary Board of Education 220 Canterbury Drive Southwest, Calgary 4.50 km
Studio Nine School Of Music 755 Lake Bonavista Drive Southeast, Calgary 4.50 km
Chinook Driving Academy 11625 Elbow Drive Southwest #205, Calgary 4.55 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Shawnessy Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Little Free Library #24146 14 Somervale Green Southwest, Calgary 0.91 km
Little Free Library #27814 36 Somervale Park Southwest, Calgary 1.17 km
Shawnessy Library 333 Shawville Boulevard Southeast, Calgary 1.74 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Shawnessy Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 18.04 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 17.34 km
Ambrose University College 16.77 km
Bow Valley College 15.54 km
Calgary Airport 25.27 km
Calgary Zoo 15.48 km
Chinook Centre Mall 9.91 km
City Hall 15.31 km
Cross Iron Mills 42.24 km
Deerfoot Mall 22.43 km
Devry Institute of Tech 16.71 km
Downtown Calgary 15.84 km
Foothills Hospital 17.76 km
Market Mall 20.19 km
Mount Royal University 11.92 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 20.14 km
Rocky Mountain College 20.44 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.20 km
SAIT 17.37 km
South Health Campus 9.62 km
Southcentre Mall 5.03 km
Sunridge Mall 19.61 km
University of Calgary 19.16 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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