Dechene Community Overview

Dechene is a roughly triangle-shaped residential neighbourhood in west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. According to the city of Edmonton map utility, "the neighbourhood is named after Joseph M. Dechene, the father of Judge Andre M. Dechene." The area was annexed by Edmonton in 1972.

The neighbourhood is bounded on the north by Callingwood Road, on the east and south east by 178 Street and Lessard Road, and on the west by 184 Street.

Residents have access to West Edmonton Mall to the north along 178 Street.

There are two schools in the neighbourhood. The Good Shepherd Catholic Elementary School is operated by the Edmonton Catholic School System while the S. Bruce Smith Junior High School is operated by the Edmonton Public School System.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Dechene Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
101 West Edmonton Mall - Wedgewood
102 West Edmonton Mall - Lymburn
103 West Edmonton Mall - Donsdale - Cameron Heights
105 Lessard - South Campus
106 University - Lessard
110 West Edm Mall - Wolf Willow - Lessard
138 Wedgewood - South Campus
707 Potter Greens-Hamp-S.Smith-Oscar Romero

Dechene Closest LRTs

South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 4.45 km
McKernan Belgravia Station 4.71 km
Metro Line JTTl Track 4.84 km
Southgate Station 4.89 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 4.91 km
University Station 5.2 km

Dechene Apartment Rental Stats

Currently there are no active rental properties listed within Dechene.

Dechene Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Ormsby School 6323 184 Street Northwest, Edmonton 0.74 km
Elite School of Music 6104 172 Street Northwest, Edmonton 1.01 km
Our Lady of the Prairies 17655 64 Ave NW, Edmonton 1.11 km
Talmud Torah School 6320 172 Street Northwest, Edmonton 1.25 km
Blessed Oscar Romero High School 17760 69 Avenue, Edmonton 1.42 km
Russian Language & Culture Education Society Of Alberta 17323 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.45 km
Callingwood/Lymburn Community Playschool 18710 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.74 km
Callingwood Elementary School 17335 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.07 km
Bessie Nichols School 189 Hemingway Road Northwest, Edmonton 2.48 km
Aldergrove School 8525 182 Street Northwest, Edmonton 2.93 km
Patricia Heights School 16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.97 km
Hillcrest School 16400 80 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.22 km
The Rock Shop 8882 170 Street Northwest #2978, Edmonton 3.63 km
Rio Terrace School 7608 154 Street, Edmonton 3.72 km
St. Mary Catholic School 490 Rhatigan Road East NW, Edmonton 3.77 km
Music Together of the Northern Lights 5645 Riverbend Road Northwest, Edmonton 3.86 km
Riverbend Playschool 258 Rhatigan Road East NW, Edmonton 3.90 km
Burwell School of Photography Riverbend Square Road Northwest, Edmonton 3.98 km
Tempo School 5603 148 St, Edmonton 4.02 km
Jasper Place School 8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.26 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Dechene Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library 17650 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.55 km
Edmonton Public Library 818 Webber Greens Drive Northwest, Edmonton 4.11 km
Edmonton Public Library 460 Riverbend Square Road Northwest, Edmonton 4.30 km
Family History Center 14325 53 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 4.37 km
Edmonton Public Library 9010 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.57 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Dechene Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Legislature Building 9.88 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 12.29 km
Commonwealth Stadium 12.90 km
Concordia College 14.66 km
Downtown Edmonton 10.83 km
Edmonton International Airport 20.71 km
Edmonton City Centre 11.14 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 11.78 km
Edmonton City Hall 11.16 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 9.77 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 13.81 km
King's University College 14.81 km
Kingsway Mall 11.76 km
Londonderry Mall 17.50 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 6.18 km
MacEwan - City Centre 6.11 km
MacEwan - South Campus 13.08 km
Manulife Place 10.91 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 3.48 km
N.A.I.T 12.17 km
Norquest College - Downtown 10.28 km
Norquest College - Westmount 9.36 km
Northgate Centre 15.27 km
Rexall Place 14.82 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 11.61 km
Southgate Centre 7.93 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 9.24 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 8.19 km
University of Alberta 8.12 km
University of Alberta Hospital 8.19 km
West Edmonton Mall 3.73 km
Westmount Centre 9.43 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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