Chaparral Community Overview

Chaparral is a residential neighbourhood in the south-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located at the southern edge of the city, south of the Marquis de Lorne Trail. To the east it is bordered by the Bow River Valley, to the south by 194 Avenue SE, and to the west by Macleod Trail.

Chaparral was established in 1995, and named for the mediterranean climate biome. The centerpiece of the neighbourhood is a 32 acre artificial lake and a 21 acre park with two waterfalls. It is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 14 Alderman Linda Fox-Mellway.

This neighborhood has one public elementary school: Chaparral Elementary School. (K-4) This neighborhood has one Catholic elementary school: Saint Sebastian Elementary School. (k-6)

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Chaparral Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     3$1000$1000$1000
Condos     3$1100$1350$1266
Houses     9$1800$4200$2687
Shared     2$500$600$550
Townhouses     5$1450$1695$1568
Total Rentals     22$500$4200$1814
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
SE     1316$550$7000$1430

Closest Schools

SchoolBoardTypeAddressDistance
St. Sebastian School Separate All Grades 65 Chaparral Drive SE 0.32 km
Chaparral School Public Elementary 480 Chaparral Dr SE 0.85 km
Fish Creek School Public Elementary 1039 Suncastle Dr SE 1.75 km
Sundance School Public Elementary 200 Sunmills Dr SE 1.82 km
Father James Whelihan School Separate All Grades 70 Sunmills Dr SE 2.37 km
MidSun School PublicJunior High 660 Sunmills Dr SE 1.78 km
Samuel W. Shaw School PublicJunior High 115 Shannon Dr SW 4.59 km
Wilma Hansen School PublicJunior High 963 Queensland Dr SE 5.27 km
Mountain Park School PublicJunior High 312 Mt. Douglas Close SE 5.51 km
Nickle School PublicJunior High 2500 Lake Bonavista Dr SE 6.44 km
Centennial High School PublicHigh School 55 Sun Valley Blvd SE 2.56 km
Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School PublicHigh School 220 Canterbury Dr SW 7.87 km
Lord Beaverbrook High School PublicHigh School 9019 Fairmount Dr SE 9.82 km
Henry Wise Wood High School PublicHigh School 910 75 Ave SW 11.66 km
Central Memorial High School PublicHigh School 5111 21 St SW 14.66 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Closest Libraries

NameAddressDistance
Shawnessy Branch 333 Shawville Blvd SE2.50 km
Fish Creek Branch 11161 Bonaventure Drive SE7.55 km
Southwood Branch 924 Southland Drive SW9.38 km
Glenmore Square Branch 7440 18 Street SE11.29 km
Alexander Calhoun Branch 3223 14 Street SW16.07 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Ambrose University College 19.90 km
Calgary Airport 27.31 km
Chinook Centre Mall 12.71 km
Devry Institute of Tech 18.27 km
Downtown Calgary 18.57 km
Foothills Hospital 21.10 km
Market Mall 23.57 km
Mount Royal University 15.53 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 21.71 km
Rockyview Hospital 12.47 km
SAIT 20.24 km
South Health Campus 5.71 km
Southcentre Mall 7.64 km
Sunridge Mall 21.19 km
University of Calgary 22.43 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Bus Routes

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