Kirkness Community Overview

Kirkness is a residential neighbourhood in the Clareview area of north east Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It is named for James Kirkness who came to the Edmonton area in 1866 as an employee of the Hudsons Bay Company. "A local park is named for James A. Christianson (1889-1953), a prominent citizen who sponsored the Oil Kings hockey club."

The neighbourhood is bounded on the west by the Canadian National Railway right of way, on the east by Victoria Trail, on the south by 144 Avenue and on the north by 153 Avenue. Just to the west of the railway right of way is Manning Drive which provides access to destinations to the north east of Edmonton.

There is a single school in the area: Kirkness Elementary (public).

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Kirkness Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type # of Listings Min Price Max Price Avg Price
Apartments9$854$1375$1107
Basements1$950$950$950
Houses4$1095$2700$1498
Total Rentals14$854$2700$1207

Kirkness Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Little Beaver Lodge Day Home
14137 30 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.63 km
St. Bonaventure Elementary School
3004 139 Avenue, Edmonton
0.85 km
Bannerman School
14112 23 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.96 km
Cardinal Collins High School Academic Centre - Clareview Campus
3802 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.35 km
St Elizabeth Seton Catholic School
3711 135 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.82 km
Belmont School
3310 132A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.96 km
McLeod School
14807 59 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.82 km
Steele Heights School
14607 59 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.82 km
BrightPath Hermitage
570 Hermitage Road Northwest, Edmonton
2.83 km
St. Dominic Catholic Elementary School
5804 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.96 km
Edmonton Christian Northeast School
5940 159 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
St. Maria Goretti
4214 127 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.09 km
Transition Support Program
12928 50 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.22 km
Christ the King Elementary/Junior High School
180 McConachie Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.33 km
Londonderry School
7104 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.03 km
Abbott Elementary School
12045 34 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.09 km
Lgkan Enterprises
12932 64 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.18 km
St. Bernadette Catholic School
11917 40 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.35 km
Father Leo Green Elementary School
7512 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.48 km
Don Bosco Academy
Edmonton
4.49 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Kirkness Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Free little Library - Manning Village
203 Ebbers Boulevard Northwest, Edmonton
0.98 km
Edmonton Public Library - Clareview
3808 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.37 km
Edmonton Public Library - McConachie
16607 50 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.37 km
Little Free Library
3236 130 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.43 km
Little Free Library
15520 62B Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.28 km
Edmonton Public Library - Londonderry
137 ave 66 street NW, Mall Suite 166, Edmonton
3.88 km
Balwin Day Care Ctr
13112 68 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.37 km
Edmonton Public Library - Abbottsfield - Penny McKee
3210 118 Avenue Northwest Unit 160, Edmonton
4.45 km
Little Free Library
7543 152B Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.66 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Kirkness Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 11.40 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 11.01 km
Commonwealth Stadium 8.15 km
Concordia College 6.80 km
Downtown Edmonton 10.41 km
Edmonton International Airport 36.07 km
Edmonton City Centre 10.04 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 9.60 km
Edmonton City Hall 10.08 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 11.29 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 16.74 km
King's University College 9.72 km
Kingsway Mall 9.25 km
Londonderry Mall 3.81 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 15.43 km
MacEwan - City Centre 18.25 km
LandmarkDistance
MacEwan - South Campus 17.18 km
Manulife Place 10.29 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 17.88 km
N.A.I.T 8.92 km
Norquest College - Downtown 10.78 km
Norquest College - Westmount 12.09 km
Northgate Centre 6.64 km
Rexall Place 6.20 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 9.37 km
Southgate Centre 15.98 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 18.41 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 13.32 km
University of Alberta 13.16 km
University of Alberta Hospital 13.32 km
West Edmonton Mall 17.87 km
Westmount Centre 12.11 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Kirkness Map View

Bus Routes

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