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 Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 West Edmonton Mall - Downtown - Capilano
2 Lessard - Downtown - Highlands - Clareview
4 Lewis Farms - University - Capilano
23 Mill Woods - Leger - WEM
106 University - Lessard
107 West Edmonton Mall - Wolf Willow Loop
112 West Edmonton Mall - Capilano
118 Jasper Place - Rio Terrace
310 Jasper Place - Rio Terrace
809 Hillcrest - WEM

Lynnwood Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Metro Line JTTl Track 2.55 km
McKernan Belgravia Station 2.57 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 2.59 km
South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 2.63 km
University Station 2.83 km
Grandin Station 3.48 km

Lynnwood Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     8$865$1499$1166
Houses     2$1800$2000$1900
Total Rentals     10$865$2000$1312

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
Beaux Esprits Playschool
7925 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.42 km
German Language School Society of Edmonton
7608 154 Street, Edmonton
0.80 km
Ecole Prematernelle Bobino Bobinette
15425 91 Ave NW, Edmonton
1.00 km
Patricia Heights School
16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.12 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 School
8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.47 km
Westridge-Wolf Willow Play School
505 Wolf Willow Rd NW, Edmonton
1.63 km
Thorncliff After School Care
8215 175 St NW, Edmonton
2.24 km
Meadowlark Christian School
9825 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.38 km
Music Together of the Northern Lights
5645 Riverbend Road Northwest, Edmonton
2.47 km
Kumon Math & Reading Centre
Riverbend Shopping Centre, 5607 Riverbend Road Northwest, Edmonton
2.51 km
Society For Talent Education
10045 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.66 km
St. Martha
7240 180 St, Edmonton
3.25 km
Montessori & Me
16018 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.47 km
Belmead School
9011 182 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.48 km
Edmonton Christian West School
14345 McQueen Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.58 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
Edmonton Public Library - Lois Hole (Callingwood)
17650 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.83 km
Family History Center
14325 53 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.18 km
Take One Leave One Library
5408 141 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.19 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.27 km
Research and Collections Resource Facility (RCRF)
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.29 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
2K3.28 Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton
4.37 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library
Library Building, 1-50 Cameron, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
4.44 km
Herbert T. Coutts Education Library
2G5, 11210 87 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.45 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library
Lower level, Rutherford Library University of Alberta, Edmonton
4.55 km
Rutherford Library
90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.55 km
Rutherford library overnight bookdrop
Edmonton
4.58 km
Winspear Business Library (University of Alberta)
11203 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
4.59 km
Summer Lending Library
14604 109 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.61 km
Flourish and blotts library
204 Burton Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.64 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
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.

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