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 - South Campus/Fort Edmonton
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     9$850$1247$1010
Basements     2$725$1000$862
Condos     3$1175$1650$1375
Houses     6$1500$2290$1940
Main Floors     3$1050$1345$1230
Townhouses     1$2190$2190$2190
Total Rentals     24$725$2290$1352

Queen Alexandra Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Springhill Community Preschool
7730 106 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.07 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
Edmonton Guitar Music School - Guitar Lessons Edmonton
5526 Calgary Trail Northwest, Edmonton
2.32 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, Edmonton
3.40 km
Boyle Street Education Centre
10312 105 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.54 km
Vimy Ridge Academy School
8205 90 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.65 km
Metro Continuing Education
7835 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.79 km
Harry Ainlay School
4350 111 Street, Edmonton
3.81 km
Get Cooking
MacEwan Residence, 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.87 km
W. P. Wagner School
6310 Wagner Road Northwest, Edmonton
3.90 km
Childrens Day Out Play School
10005 84 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.47 km
Victoria School
10210 108 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.54 km
Impact Martial Arts
7024 82 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Queen Alexandra Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Strathcona
8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.95 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
Edmonton
1.53 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
2K3.28 Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton
1.54 km
Herbert T. Coutts Education Library
2G5, 11210 87 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.64 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)
11203 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
1.93 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library
1-50 Cameron Library Building, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive, Edmonton
1.95 km
InfoTree
9621 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.02 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.19 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, 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
Edmonton Public Library
10212 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
3.20 km
Edmonton Public Library - Idylwylde (Bonnie Doon)
8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.44 km
Edmonton Public Library - Whitemud Crossing
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, 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
LandmarkDistance
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

Queen Alexandra Map View

Community data is not guaranteed by RentFaster.ca

Bus Routes

Show Bus Routes