Lynnwood Community Overview

Lynnwood is a residential neighbourhood in west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Its location gives residents good access to downtown, the University of Alberta, MacEwan College, and West Edmonton Mall. It became a part of Edmonton when the Town of Jasper Place amalgamated with Edmonton in 1964.

The neighbourhood is bounded on the east by 149 Street, on the south by Whitemud Drive, on the west by 159 Street, and on the north by 87 Avenue.

Lynnwood is a good family neighbourhood, with approximately one in five residents being under the age of 20. All age groups are well represented in the overall population.

Good Edmonton Transit System bus service provides university students living in the neighborhood with access to the University of Alberta. The same routes provide access to Whyte Avenue and Old Strathcona. There is also good bus service to both the Centre for the Arts Campus (formerly Jasper Place Campus) and the Downtown Campus of MacEwan College.

The fastest access to the south side from Lynnwood is by way of the Whitemud Drive, with access to the Whitemud by interchanges at 149 Street and at 159 Street. In addition to the university campus and old Strathcona, the Whitemud also provides access to Fort Edmonton Park.

Residents have excellent access to shopping. The best known shopping destination, located just ten blocks west of the western edge of the neighborhood along 87 Avenue, is West Edmonton Mall. Additional retail shopping and medical services are available at the Meadowlark Park Centre just to the north of the neighbourhood. By way of the Whitemud, residents also have good access to the Southgate Shopping Centre. If that isn't enough, there is a small strip shopping centre located at the north west corner of the neighbourhood, and two other strip shopping centres located just across 87 Avenue in the neighbourhood of Jasper Park.

The neighborhood also has park and recreation facilities, Lynnwood Park and the Lynnwood Athletic Field.

Parents with school age children can send their children to either Lynnwood Elementary School in the Edmonton Public School System or the Our Lady of Victories Catholic Elementary School in Edmonton's separate school system. Junior high schools are located in the neighbourhoods of Laurier Heights to the east and parkview to the north east. Nearlby high schools are Jasper Place High School and St. Francis Xavier High School, both located in the neighbourhood of West Meadowlark Park to the north west.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Lynnwood Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type # of Listings Min Price Max Price Avg Price
Apartments4$1107$1457$1267
Basements2$1000$1450$1225
Houses4$1100$2200$1673
Main Floors1$1650$1650$1650
Total Rentals11$1000$2200$1441

Lynnwood Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Lynnwood School
15451 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.11 km
West Edmonton Playschool
15525 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.12 km
Our Lady of Victories
7925 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.44 km
German Language School Society of Edmonton
7608 154 Street, Edmonton
0.83 km
Rio Terrace Community Preschool
15500 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.87 km
Ecole Prematernelle Bobino Bobinette
15425 91 Ave NW, Edmonton
1.00 km
Patricia Heights School
16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.12 km
Meadowlark School
9150 160 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.25 km
Edmonton After School Care Association (Meadowlark)
9150 160 St NW, Edmonton
1.25 km
Laurier Heights School
8210 142 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.47 km
Jasper Place High School
8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.47 km
Westridge-Wolf Willow Play School
505 Wolf Willow Rd NW, Edmonton
1.62 km
Meadowlark Christian School
9825 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.38 km
Erudit
17319 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.74 km
Beaux Esprits Playschool - French Immersion
17655 64 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.10 km
St. Martha
7240 180 St, Edmonton
3.26 km
Belmead School
9011 182 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.48 km
Montessori & Me
16018 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.50 km
Edmonton Christian West School
14345 McQueen Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.64 km
Christ The Redeemer Catholic Schools
10634 178 St NW, Edmonton
4.76 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Lynnwood Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Jasper Place
9010 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.85 km
Little Free Library
9121 150 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.22 km
Little free library
8030 172 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.00 km
Little Free Library
9311 165 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.03 km
Edmonton Public Library - Lois Hole (Callingwood)
17650 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.83 km
Little Free Library
13112 62 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.01 km
Take One Leave One Library
5408 141 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.09 km
Little Free library
18911 90A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.18 km
IKWC Virtual Library
17304 105 Avenue Northwest Suite 200, Edmonton
4.24 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.27 km
Research & Collections Resource Facility (RCRF)
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.29 km
Herbert T. Coutts Education Library
2G5, 11210 87 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.37 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
University of Alberta, 2K3.28 Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, Edmonton
4.38 km
Cameron Science, Engineering, & Business Library
1-50 Cameron Library Building, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
4.44 km
Digital Scholarship Centre
2-20 Cameron Library, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
4.47 km
Rutherford Library
University of Alberta, 11208 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.54 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library
University of Alberta, Lower level, Rutherford Library, Edmonton
4.55 km
Little Free Library
75 Dechene Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.57 km
Summer Lending Library
14604 109 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.61 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
111 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.72 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Lynnwood Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 5.94 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 8.80 km
Commonwealth Stadium 8.83 km
Concordia College 10.65 km
Downtown Edmonton 6.85 km
Edmonton International Airport 23.12 km
Edmonton City Centre 7.13 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 7.74 km
Edmonton City Hall 7.17 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 5.72 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 11.91 km
King's University College 11.29 km
Kingsway Mall 7.67 km
Londonderry Mall 13.41 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 2.73 km
MacEwan - City Centre 4.96 km
LandmarkDistance
MacEwan - South Campus 11.36 km
Manulife Place 6.91 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 1.62 km
N.A.I.T 8.09 km
Norquest College - Downtown 6.23 km
Norquest College - Westmount 5.42 km
Northgate Centre 11.24 km
Rexall Place 10.74 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 7.53 km
Southgate Centre 5.72 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 8.23 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 4.48 km
University of Alberta 4.26 km
University of Alberta Hospital 4.48 km
West Edmonton Mall 1.98 km
Westmount Centre 5.52 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Lynnwood Map View

Bus Routes

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