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 Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
10 Clareview - Belvedere - LON - Coliseum
182 Northgate - Fraser
184 Clareview to Evergreen via Alberta Hospital
195 Claireview - McConachie
302 Claireview - Alberta Hospital - Evergreen

Kirkness Closest LRTs

Clareview Station 1.14 km
DL MacDonald Platform 1.75 km
Belvedere Station 2.4 km
Coliseum Station 3.99 km
Stadium Station 4.89 km
NAIT Station 5.72 km

Kirkness Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     12$854$1425$1067
Duplexes     3$1399$1850$1583
Townhouses     2$1175$1400$1287
Total Rentals     17$854$1850$1183

Kirkness Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Kirkness School
610 Kirkness Road Northwest, Edmonton
0.12 km
John D. Bracco School
3150 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.87 km
Bannerman School
14112 23 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.96 km
Cardinal Collins High School Academic Centre - Clareview Campus
3802 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.27 km
Belmont School
3310 132A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.96 km
Sifton School
4305 134 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.24 km
Dr. Donald Massey School
5435 162 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.55 km
McLeod Community Early Learning & Child Care Center
5812 149 Ave NW, Edmonton
2.79 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
Edmonton Christian Northeast School
5940 159 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
M.E. LaZerte School
6804 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.75 km
Big Rig Driver Education
12809 58 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.86 km
Londonderry School
7104 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.03 km
Abbott School
12045 34 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.09 km
The Quarry
945 167 Avenue Northeast, Edmonton
4.14 km
Kildare School
7525 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.52 km
J. A. Fife School
15004 76 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.74 km
St. Nicholas Junior High/Academy. Fine Arts,science and soccer.
3643 115 Avenue, Edmonton
4.88 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Kirkness Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Clareview
3808 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.37 km
Edmonton Public Library - McConachie
16607 50 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.37 km
Edmonton Public Library - Londonderry
137 Ave 66 Street Northwest, Mall Suite 166, Edmonton
3.82 km
Balwin Day Care Ctr
13112 68 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.37 km
Edmonton Public Library - Abbottsfield - Penny McKee
3410 118 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.49 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Kirkness Distance to Local Landmarks

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
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.

Neighboring Communities

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