Laurier Heights Community Overview

Laurier Heights is a residential neighbourhood in west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada overlooking the North Saskatchewan River valley. A portion of the neighbourhood along Buena Vista Road is located in the river valley, and this portion is sometimes called Buena Vista.

Edmonton's Valley Zoo, a family oriented petting zoo, is located in the river valley below the neighbourhood with access provided by Buena Vista Road. Buena Vista Road also provides access to Laurier Park, a good place for families to go for picnics, and Buena Vista Park. Both parks are part of the city's river vallye park system. A foot bridge, located in the river valley to the north east of the neighbourhood provides access to Hawrelak Park on the south side.

Whitemud Drive, with access from 149 Street, provides residents with good access to destinations on the south side, including: the University of Alberta, Old Strathcona, Whyte Avenue, Southgate Centre, and Fort Edmonton Park. Travel west along 87 Avenue takes residents to West Edmonton Mall. Residents also enjoy good access to the downtown core.

The neighbourhood is bounded in the north by 87 Avenue (west of 142 Street) and by Buena Vista Road (east of 142 Street and west of Valleyview Crescent). It is bounded on the west by 149 Street and to the south by Whitemud Drive. The neighbourhood is bounded to the east and south east by the river valley.

There is a single school in the enighbourhood, Laurier Heights Elementary Junior Heigh School, operated by the Edmonton Public School System.

Located next to Canterbury Court and Laurier Heights School is a small strip shopping centre, Laurier Heights Shopping Centre.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

laurier-heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 West Edmonton Mall - Downtown - Capilano
2 Lessard - Downtown - Highlands - Clareview
106 University - Lessard
109 WEM - Jasper Place - Downtown
112 West Edmonton Mall - Capilano
118 Jasper Place TC - Rio Terrace
128 University - Castle Downs

Laurier Heights Closest LRTs

Metro Line JTTl Track 1.62 km
McKernan Belgravia Station 1.64 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 1.66 km
South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 1.8 km
University Station 1.93 km
Grandin Station 2.64 km

Laurier Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     1$1000$1000$1000
Houses     1$2800$2800$2800
Total Rentals     2$1000$2800$1900

Laurier Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
St. Rose Junior High School
8815 145 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.61 km
Parkview School
14313 92 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.18 km
Stratford School
8715 153 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.32 km
Rio Terrace School
7608 154 Street, Edmonton
1.61 km
Edmonton After School Care Association (Meadowlark)
9150 160 St NW, Edmonton
2.23 km
Music Together of the Northern Lights
5645 Riverbend Road Northwest, Edmonton
2.50 km
Tempo School
5603 148 St, Edmonton
2.53 km
Patricia Heights School
16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.54 km
Hillcrest School
16400 80 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.59 km
Jasper Place School
8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.73 km
Yellowhead Tribal College
10045 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.07 km
Annunciation Catholic School
9325 165 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.13 km
Montessori AMI Britannia School
9520 165 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.32 km
Progressive Academy
13212 106 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.85 km
Elves Special Needs Society
10421 159 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.96 km
Springhill Community Preschool
7730 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.03 km
Old Scona Academic
10523 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.23 km
Edmonton Christian West School
14345 McQueen Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.37 km
Strathcona School
10450 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.42 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton
10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton
4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Jasper Place Branch
9010 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.86 km
Take One Leave One Library
5408 141 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.79 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
2K3.28 Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton
2.90 km
Family History Center
14325 53 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.96 km
Herbert T. Coutts Education Library
2G5, 11210 87 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.98 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library
1-50 Cameron Library Building, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive, Edmonton
3.02 km
Research and Collections Resource Facility (RCRF)
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.02 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library
Lower level, Rutherford Library University of Alberta, Edmonton
3.10 km
Rutherford Library
90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.11 km
Rutherford library overnight bookdrop
3.14 km
Winspear Business Library (University of Alberta)
11203 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.16 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
3.25 km
Edmonton Public Library - Lois Hole (Callingwood)
17650 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.24 km
Alberta Legislative Library
10800 97 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.36 km
Summer Lending Library
14604 109 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.49 km
Edmonton Public Library - Strathcona
8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.56 km
Alberta Government Library
44 Capital Boulevard, 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.69 km
The Alberta Library
10707 100 Avenue Northwest Unit 700, Edmonton
4.71 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Legislature Building 4.55 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 7.30 km
Commonwealth Stadium 7.60 km
Concordia College 9.33 km
Downtown Edmonton 5.50 km
Edmonton International Airport 23.18 km
Edmonton City Centre 5.81 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 6.93 km
Edmonton City Hall 5.83 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 4.45 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 10.66 km
King's University College 9.80 km
Kingsway Mall 6.62 km
Londonderry Mall 12.37 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 3.14 km
MacEwan - City Centre 6.12 km
MacEwan - South Campus 10.16 km
Manulife Place 5.58 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 3.08 km
N.A.I.T 7.10 km
Norquest College - Downtown 4.96 km
Norquest College - Westmount 4.86 km
Northgate Centre 10.39 km
Rexall Place 9.54 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 6.36 km
Southgate Centre 4.55 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 7.35 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 2.99 km
University of Alberta 2.81 km
University of Alberta Hospital 2.99 km
West Edmonton Mall 3.39 km
Westmount Centre 5.00 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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