Queen Alexandra Community Overview

Queen Alexandra is a mixed residential and commercial neighbourhood in south west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The neighbourhood, once part of the City of Strathcona, is named for Alexandra, the wife of Edward VII of England. The north edge of the neighbourhood, along Whyte Avenue is part of Old Strathcona, a popular commercial and cultural area of Edmonton.

The neighbourhood is bounded on the north by Whyte Avenue, on the west by 109 Street, on the east by 104 Street, and on the south by 70 Avenue.

The University of Alberta campus is located a short distance to the west of the neighbourhood. Access to the downtown core is north along both 109 Street and 104 Street.

There are also several recreation facilities located in the neighbourhood.

  • Rollie Miles Athletic Field
  • South Side Arena
  • Southside Athletic Grounds
  • Strathcona Leisure Centre

A short distance to the east of the neighbourhood is Edmonton's Mill Creek Ravine, a popular outdoor recreation destination.

There are five schools in the neighbourhood. Four are operated by the Edmonton Public School System while one is operated by the Edmonton Catholic School System.

  • Edmonton Public Schools
    • Duggan Street/Queen Alex School
    • Queen Alexandra Elementary School
    • Strathcona Composite High School
    • Strathcona High School
  • Edmonton Catholic Schools
    • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Elementary Junior High School

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Queen Alexandra Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
4 Lewis Farms - University - Capilano
9 Southgate - Downtown - Eaux Claires
51 Parkallen - University
52 Southgate - Downtown (Nights - 97 Av only)
55 Southgate - Malmo - South Campus - Belgravia
318 Windsor Park - University - Belgravia
319 Southgate - Parkallen - Belgravia
689 Windsor Park - Belgravia - Strathcona

Queen Alexandra Closest LRTs

StationDistance
McKernan Belgravia Station 0.86 km
Metro Line JTTl Track 0.95 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 0.99 km
University Station 1.07 km
South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 1.19 km
Grandin Station 1.58 km

Queen Alexandra Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     7$845$1247$973
Basements     1$1750$1750$1750
Condos     6$975$1990$1569
Duplexes     1$2800$2800$2800
Houses     3$1800$2200$1996
Main Floors     1$1800$1800$1800
Shared     1$498$498$498
Total Rentals     20$498$2800$1453

Queen Alexandra Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Springhill Community Preschool 7730 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton 0.07 km
Edmonton Guitar Music School - Guitar Lessons Edmonton 10917 University Avenue, Edmonton 0.54 km
Strathcona School 10450 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 0.56 km
Old Scona Academic 10523 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 0.79 km
Northwest Scuba Ventures Limited 6815 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton 1.04 km
Redefining Eve 10920 88 Avenue Northwest #200, Edmonton 1.34 km
Campus Saint-Jean 8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury Northwest, Edmonton 2.59 km
Archives & Museum 10425 99 Avenue, Edmonton 2.70 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton 10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton 2.93 km
Alberta Distance Learning Centre 10055 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.08 km
University Of Alberta: Faculty of Extension 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton 3.20 km
Centre High #200, 10310 102 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.40 km
Boyle Street Education Centre 10312 105 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.54 km
Metro Continuing Education 7835 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.79 km
Harry Ainlay School 4350 111 Street, Edmonton 3.81 km
W. P. Wagner School 6310 Wagner Road Northwest, Edmonton 3.83 km
Get Cooking MacEwan Residence, 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.87 km
Childrens Day Out Play School 10005 84 Street Northwest, Edmonton 4.47 km
Victoria School 10210 108 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 4.52 km
Centre for Education 1 Kingsway NW, Edmonton 4.68 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Queen Alexandra Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library 8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton 0.95 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library Edmonton 1.53 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library Lower level, Rutherford Library University of Alberta, Edmonton 1.78 km
Rutherford Library 90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 1.82 km
Winspear Business Library (University of Alberta) 1-18 Alberta School of Business, 11203 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton 1.93 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library 1-50 Cameron Library Building, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive, Edmonton 1.95 km
Info Tree Inc 9621 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.02 km
Research and Collections Resource Facility (RCRF) 6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton 2.17 km
University of Alberta Archives 6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton 2.18 km
Alberta Legislative Library 10800 97 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 2.30 km
La Cité Francophone 8627 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton 2.78 km
The Alberta Library 10707 100 Avenue Northwest Unit 700, Edmonton 2.85 km
Alberta Government Library 44 Capital Boulevard, 10044 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.00 km
Edmonton Public Library 10212 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton 3.20 km
Edmonton Public Library 8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.44 km
Edmonton Public Library 4211 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton 3.73 km
John L. Haar Library - DUPLICATE 10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.77 km
MacEwan University - John L. Haar Library 10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.77 km
Edmonton Chinatown Chinese Library 2nd floor,, 9540 102 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 3.94 km
Family History Center 14325 53 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton 4.94 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Queen Alexandra Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 2.42 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 3.39 km
Commonwealth Stadium 5.50 km
Concordia College 6.56 km
Downtown Edmonton 3.21 km
Edmonton International Airport 23.37 km
Edmonton City Centre 3.60 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 6.61 km
Edmonton City Hall 3.49 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 3.12 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 7.40 km
King's University College 5.92 km
Kingsway Mall 5.53 km
Londonderry Mall 10.58 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 6.39 km
MacEwan - City Centre 9.84 km
MacEwan - South Campus 7.13 km
Manulife Place 3.38 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 7.09 km
N.A.I.T 6.15 km
Norquest College - Downtown 3.41 km
Norquest College - Westmount 5.89 km
Northgate Centre 9.43 km
Rexall Place 7.33 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 4.83 km
Southgate Centre 2.80 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 5.81 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 1.33 km
University of Alberta 1.89 km
University of Alberta Hospital 1.33 km
West Edmonton Mall 7.38 km
Westmount Centre 6.10 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Distances are estimated and community data is not guaranteed by RentFaster.ca