Strathcona Community Overview

Strathcona is a residential neighbourhood in south central Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It is a part of, and should not be confused with, Old Strathcona. The neighbourhood overlooks both the North Saskatchewan River and the Mill Creek Ravine.

According to the neighbourhood description in the City of Edmonton Map utility, Strathcona was named for Lord Strathcona, Hudson's Bay Company Governor (1889-1914) and the man chosen to drive the "last spike" of the CPR transcontinental railway. The neighbourhood became part of Edmonton when the City of Strathcona amalgamated with Edmonton in 1912. Residents enjoy proximity to Old Strathcona, the University of Alberta, and outdoor recreation in the river valley.

The neighbourhood of Strathcona is bounded on the south by Whyte Avenue, on the north by Saskatchewan Drive, on the west by 107 Street, and on the east by Mill Creek Ravine. Its central location provides good access to downtown Edmonton, Whyte Avenue, the Queen Elizabeth Pool, and other areas of the city.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

strathcona Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
4 Lewis Farms - University - Capilano
7 Jasper Place - Downtown - University
9 Southgate - Downtown - Eaux Claires
52 Southgate - Downtown (Nights - 97 Ave only)
60 Mill Woods - Millgate
61 Mill Woods - Millgate
70 Mill Woods - 99 St & 82 Av - Downtown
81 Mill Woods - Downtown
151 Castle Downs - Downtown - King Edward Park
318 Windsor Park - University - Belgravia
323 Boonie Doon - Ritchie

Strathcona Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Central Station 1.33 km
Grandin Station 1.36 km
Bay Enterprise Square Station 1.39 km
Bay Enterprise Square Station 1.39 km
University Station 1.49 km
Corona Station 1.5 km

Strathcona Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     99$725$2299$1159
Basements     3$850$975$933
Condos     27$850$2995$1483
Duplexes     2$1345$2500$1922
Houses     2$2295$2400$2347
Main Floors     5$1150$1700$1329
Shared     3$525$800$675
Townhouses     1$1995$1995$1995
Total Rentals     142$525$2995$1244

Strathcona Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Learning Store on Whyte
10007 82 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.54 km
Centre De Developpement Musical - Local Pierre-Paul Bugeaud
8828 95 Street, Edmonton
0.80 km
Old Scona Academic
10523 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.08 km
Center francophone d'éducation à distance,
113-8627 91 Street, Edmonton
1.32 km
Queen Alexandra School
7730 106 Street, Edmonton
1.53 km
J.H. Picard School
7055 99 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.62 km
Strathcona High School
10450 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.73 km
Ecole Enfantine
8728 93 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.77 km
Centre High
10050 Macdonald Drive Northwest, Edmonton
2.01 km
Financial Building
10621 100 Ave, Edmonton
2.18 km
University Of Alberta: Faculty of Extension
10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
2.20 km
Canada School of Public Service
9700 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
2.28 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton
10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton
2.39 km
Riverdale Out Of School Care
8901 101 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.63 km
Boyle Street Education Centre
10312 105 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.71 km
Metro Continuing Education
7835 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.80 km
W. P. Wagner School
6310 Wagner Road Northwest, Edmonton
3.41 km
McNally High School
8440 105 Avenue, Edmonton
3.45 km
Victoria School
10210 108 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.51 km
Austin O'Brien High School
6110 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.20 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Strathcona Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
InfoTree
9621 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
0.65 km
Edmonton Public Library - Strathcona
8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.76 km
Bibliothèque Saint-Jean
8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton
1.22 km
La Cité Francophone
8627 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton
1.31 km
Alberta Legislative Library
10800 97 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.85 km
Net User Group
8807 85 St NW Edmonton AB T6C 3C4 85 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.89 km
Edmonton Public Library - Idylwylde (Bonnie Doon)
8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.97 km
John A. Weir Memorial Law Library
111 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.14 km
The Alberta Library
10707 100 Avenue Northwest Unit 700, Edmonton
2.21 km
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library
University of Alberta, Lower level, Rutherford Library, Edmonton
2.37 km
Rutherford Library North Main Floor
University of Alberta, 11208 89 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.39 km
Alberta Government Library
44 Capital Boulevard, 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.41 km
John W. Scott Health Sciences Library
University of Alberta, 2K3.28, Edmonton
2.43 km
Cameron Science & Technology Library
Library Building, 1-50 Cameron, 11231 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
2.53 km
Edmonton Chinatown Chinese Library
9540 102 Avenue 2nd floor, Edmonton
2.59 km
John L. Haar Library - DUPLICATE
10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.03 km
MacEwan University - John L. Haar Library
10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.03 km
University of Alberta Archives
6304 115A Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.82 km
Edmonton Public Library - Capilano
9915 67 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.08 km
Edmonton Public Library - Whitemud Crossing
4211 106 Street, Edmonton
4.86 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Strathcona Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 1.83 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 2.04 km
Commonwealth Stadium 4.18 km
Concordia College 4.98 km
Downtown Edmonton 2.15 km
Edmonton International Airport 24.67 km
Edmonton City Centre 2.48 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 5.93 km
Edmonton City Hall 2.32 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 2.69 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 7.53 km
King's University College 4.50 km
Kingsway Mall 4.63 km
Londonderry Mall 9.17 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 7.17 km
MacEwan - City Centre 10.72 km
LandmarkDistance
MacEwan - South Campus 7.44 km
Manulife Place 2.33 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 8.32 km
N.A.I.T 5.24 km
Norquest College - Downtown 2.73 km
Norquest College - Westmount 5.85 km
Northgate Centre 8.32 km
Rexall Place 5.88 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 3.83 km
Southgate Centre 4.22 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 6.96 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 2.31 km
University of Alberta 2.63 km
University of Alberta Hospital 2.31 km
West Edmonton Mall 8.55 km
Westmount Centre 6.06 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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