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
2 Lessard - Downtown - Highlands - Clareview
4 Lewis Farms - University - Capilano
23 Mill Woods - Leger - WEM
30 Century Park - South Campus-Fort Edmonton
109 West Edmonton Mall - Jasper Place - Downtown
115 West Edmonton Mall - Northgate
118 Jasper Place - Rio Terrace
130 Northgate - University
310 Jasper Place - Rio Terrace

Laurier Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Metro Line JTTl Track 1.64 km
McKernan Belgravia Station 1.64 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 1.66 km
South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 1.8 km
University Station 1.91 km
Grandin Station 2.64 km

Laurier Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Houses     2$2500$2500$2500
Shared     1$650$650$650
Total Rentals     3$650$2500$1883

Laurier Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Laurier Heights School
8210 142 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.04 km
Lynnwood School
15451 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.45 km
West Edmonton Playschool
15525 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.59 km
German Language School Society of Edmonton
7608 154 Street, Edmonton
1.60 km
Ecole Prematernelle Bobino Bobinette
15425 91 Ave NW, Edmonton
1.77 km
Beaux Esprits Playschool
7925 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.92 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
2.49 km
Patricia Heights School
16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.54 km
Jasper Place School
8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.73 km
Westridge-Wolf Willow Play School
505 Wolf Willow Rd NW, Edmonton
2.93 km
Meadowlark Christian School
9825 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.95 km
Lansdowne Childcare & Out Of School Care
12323 51 Ave NW, Edmonton
3.45 km
Edmonton Musical Theatre
10104 121 St NW, Edmonton
3.61 km
Montessori & Me
16018 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.98 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 High School
10450 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.42 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton
10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton
4.59 km
Ross Sheppard School
13546 111 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.86 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Jasper Place
9010 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.87 km
Little Free Library
14325 96 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.90 km
Little Free Library
13112 62 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.17 km
Take One Leave One Library
5408 141 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.70 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
University of Alberta, 2K3.28, Edmonton
2.90 km
Herbert T. Coutts Education Library
2G5, 11210 87 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.91 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library
Library Building, 1-50 Cameron, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.02 km
Research & Collections Resource Facility (RCRF)
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.02 km
Digital Scholarship Centre
2-20 Cameron Library, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.04 km
Little Free Library
9311 165 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.07 km
Rutherford Library North Main Floor
University of Alberta, 11208 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.10 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library
University of Alberta, Lower level, Rutherford Library, Edmonton
3.10 km
Rutherford library overnight bookdrop
Edmonton
3.14 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
111 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.26 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

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
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
LandmarkDistance
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.

Neighboring Communities

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