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 - Alberta Hosp - Evergreen
195 Clareview - McConachie
302 Clareview - Alberta Hosp - Evergreen

Kirkness Closest LRTs

Clareview Station 1.14 km
DL MacDonald Platform 1.72 km
Belvedere Station 2.41 km
Coliseum Station 3.99 km
Stadium Station 4.89 km
NAIT Station 5.73 km

Kirkness Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     6$840$1125$969
Houses     1$1600$1600$1600
Townhouses     1$1395$1395$1395
Total Rentals     8$840$1600$1101

Kirkness Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Kirkness School
610 Kirkness Road Northwest, Edmonton
0.12 km
Little Beaver Lodge Day Home
14137 30 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.63 km
John D. Bracco School
3150 139 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.87 km
Fraser School
14904 21 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.04 km
Anne Fitzgerald Catholic School
699 Clareview Road Northwest, Edmonton
1.87 km
Sifton School
4305 134 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.24 km
Dr. Donald Massey School
5435 162 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.57 km
Homesteader School
4455 128 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.99 km
Edmonton Christian Northeast School
5940 159 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
York Elementary School
13915 61 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.21 km
JJ Bowlen Junior High School
6110 144 Ave, Edmonton
3.23 km
Clareview Head Start
1142 Hermitage Rd, Edmonton
3.23 km
Overlanders School
1150 Hermitage Road Northwest, Edmonton
3.29 km
Belvedere School
13359 62 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.59 km
Donovan's Driver Education LTD
12847 56 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.66 km
M. E. LaZerte School
6804 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.77 km
Big Rig Driver Education
12809 58 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.86 km
Guitar Instructor
1135 Hyndman Road Northwest, Edmonton
3.96 km
Londonderry School
7104 144 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.03 km
St. John Bosco
7411 161A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.69 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
Little Free Library
3236 130 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.43 km
Edmonton Public Library - Londonderry
137 Avenue NorthWest Suite 166, Edmonton
3.97 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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