Forest Heights Community Overview

Forest Heights is a residential neighbourhood in south east Edmonton, Alberta, Canada that overlooks the North Saskatchewan River valley to the north and west. Four bridges provide access to destinations on the north side of the river.

The neighbourhood is bounded on the north and west by the North Saskatchewan River valley, on the east by Wayne Gretzky Drive and 75 Street, and on the south by 98 Avenue. 106 Avenue cuts through the neighbourhood.

The Dawson Bridge and 106 Avenue provide direct access to the neighbourhood of Riverdale and the downtown core. 98 Avenue provides access to the James MacDonald Bridge and the Low Level Bridge. The James MacDonald Bridge provides direct access to the Government Centre area of the downtown core and the neighbourhood of Rossdale. The Low Level Bridge provides direct access to the downtown core. Travel north along Wayne Gretzky Drive provides direct access across the North Saskatchewan River to destinations in north east Edmonton including Rexall Place, Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton Northlands, and Concordia University College. Capilano Mall is located a short distance to the east of the neighbourhood along 98 Avenue.

The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton is located in the neighbourhood.

There are four schools located in the neighbourhood.

  • Edmonton Public School System
    • Forest Heights Elementary School
    • McNally High School
  • Edmonton Catholic School System
    • St. Bride Catholic School
    • St. Kevin Junior High School

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Forest Heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 West Edmonton Mall - Downtown - Capilano
85 Downtown - Capilano
112 West Edmonton Mall - Capilano
307 Bonnie Doon - Capilano - Gold Bar
308 Riverdale - Downtown
760 Wild Rose - Kenilworth - McNally
781 Millgate - McNally
784 Wild Rose - Larkspur - McNally

Forest Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Stadium Station 1.48 km
Churchill Station 1.76 km
Central Station 1.89 km
Coliseum Station 1.9 km
MacEwan Station 2.15 km

Forest Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1500$1500$1500
Basements     4$850$1150$1050
Condos     1$1450$1450$1450
Duplexes     1$1295$1295$1295
Houses     2$1850$1925$1887
Main Floors     3$1200$1400$1300
Total Rentals     12$850$1925$1343

Forest Heights Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Childrens Day Out Play School 10005 84 Street Northwest, Edmonton 0.78 km
Argyll Centre 6859 100 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 0.87 km
McNally School 8440 105 Avenue, Edmonton 0.94 km
Austin O'Brien High School 6110 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.63 km
Vimy Ridge Academy 8205 90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.30 km
Eastglen School 11430 68 Street Northwest, Edmonton 2.72 km
St. Alphonsus Catholic Elementary/Junior High School 11624 81 St NW, Edmonton 2.93 km
Campus Saint-Jean 8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury Northwest, Edmonton 2.96 km
Wttu Family Martial Arts Ctr 7024 82 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.97 km
Ben Calf Robe - Saint Clare 11833 64 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.05 km
Axe Music Edmonton Store 11931 Wayne Gretzky Drive, Edmonton 3.22 km
University Of Alberta: Faculty of Extension 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton 3.34 km
Centre for Education 1 Kingsway Northwest, Edmonton 3.46 km
Victoria School 10210 108 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.46 km
Boyle Street Education Centre 10312 105 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.64 km
Archives & Museum 10425 99 Avenue, Edmonton 3.65 km
Metro Continuing Education 7835 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.71 km
Alberta Distance Learning Centre 10055 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.74 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton 10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton 4.12 km
Get Cooking MacEwan Residence, 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 4.26 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library 5615 200 Capilano Mall, 101 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.60 km
Arnold Guebert Library Edmonton 1.84 km
Edmonton Tool Library 7308 112 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.02 km
Edmonton Chinatown Chinese Library 2nd floor,, 9540 102 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.29 km
Edmonton Public Library 8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.38 km
Net User Group 8807 85 St NW Edmonton AB T6C 3C4 85 Street Northwest, Edmonton 2.39 km
La Cité Francophone 8627 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton 2.78 km
Stanley A. Milner Library (Under Revitalization) 7 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton 2.88 km
Edmonton Public Library 6710 118 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.93 km
MacEwan University - Alberta College Library 10050 Macdonald Drive Northwest, Edmonton 3.08 km
Edmonton Public Library 10212 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton 3.30 km
Info Tree Inc 9621 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.40 km
Edmonton Public Library 11555 95 Street, Edmonton 3.69 km
John L. Haar Library - DUPLICATE 10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.93 km
MacEwan University - John L. Haar Library 10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.93 km
The Alberta Library 10707 100 Avenue Northwest Unit 700, Edmonton 3.94 km
Alberta Government Library 44 Capital Boulevard, 10044 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.05 km
Edmonton Public Library 8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.32 km
Edmonton Public Library 3410 118 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 4.48 km
McNally Library 11762 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.78 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 3.98 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 2.75 km
Commonwealth Stadium 2.60 km
Concordia College 1.71 km
Downtown Edmonton 3.16 km
Edmonton International Airport 27.81 km
Edmonton City Centre 2.99 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 5.67 km
Edmonton City Hall 2.88 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 4.39 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 9.13 km
King's University College 2.81 km
Kingsway Mall 4.26 km
Londonderry Mall 6.28 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 9.52 km
MacEwan - City Centre 13.01 km
MacEwan - South Campus 9.38 km
Manulife Place 3.16 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 11.29 km
N.A.I.T 4.61 km
Norquest College - Downtown 3.98 km
Norquest College - Westmount 7.02 km
Northgate Centre 6.44 km
Rexall Place 3.13 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 3.57 km
Southgate Centre 7.71 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 10.10 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 5.61 km
University of Alberta 5.68 km
University of Alberta Hospital 5.61 km
West Edmonton Mall 11.43 km
Westmount Centre 7.18 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Distances are estimated and community data is not guaranteed by RentFaster.ca