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 Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type # of Listings Min Price Max Price Avg Price
Apartments2$1350$1475$1412
Basements5$850$1250$1096
Duplexes1$2500$2500$2500
Houses4$900$1600$1362
Main Floors3$1100$1750$1450
Total Rentals15$850$2500$1373

Forest Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Headway School
10435 76 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.38 km
Forest Heights School
10304 81 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.43 km
Childrens Day Out Play School
10005 84 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.78 km
Newman Theological College
10012 84 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.90 km
McNally High School
8440 105 Avenue, Edmonton
0.93 km
Argyll Centre
6859 100 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.93 km
Hardisty School
10534 62 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.23 km
Jessica's Piano Studio
7120 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.32 km
Ottewell School
9435 73 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.49 km
Holyrood School
7920 94 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.50 km
Austin O'Brien High School
6110 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.63 km
Clara Tyner School
9420 Ottewell Road Northwest, Edmonton
1.63 km
Virginia Park School
7324 109 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.78 km
Braemar School
9359 67A Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.80 km
Ecole Enfantine
8728 93 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.93 km
École publique Gabrielle-Roy
8728 93 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.95 km
Suzuki Charter School
10720 54 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.97 km
Vimy Ridge Sports School
8205 90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.21 km
Gold Bar School
10524 46 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.25 km
Highlands Nursery School
11305 64 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.60 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Little Free Library
10219 70 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.74 km
Edmonton Public Library - Capilano
9915 67 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.04 km
Concordia University of Edmonton Library
7128 Ada Boulevard Northwest, Edmonton
1.84 km
Edmonton Tool Library
7308 112 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.03 km
Edmonton Chinatown Chinese Library
9540 102 Avenue 2nd floor, Edmonton
2.29 km
Edmonton Public Library - Idylwylde (Bonnie Doon)
8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.39 km
Net User Group
8807 85 St NW Edmonton AB T6C 3C4 85 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.39 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
LandmarkDistance
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.

Forest Heights Map View

Bus Routes

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