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
Condos     1$1650$1650$1650
Houses     8$1750$4250$2818
Shared     3$650$750$716
Townhouses     1$1600$1600$1600
Total Rentals     13$650$4250$2149
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
SE     827$200$8995$1807
SW     2226$75$18000$3118

Closest Schools

SchoolBoardTypeAddressDistance
St. Sebastian Separate Elementary 65 Chaparral Drive SE 0.32 km
Chaparral School Public Elementary 480 Chaparral Drive SE 0.90 km
Sundance Elementary Public Elementary 200 Sunmills Drive SE 1.71 km
Fish Creek School Public Elementary 1039 Suncastle Drive SE 1.81 km
Trinity Christian School Private All Grades #100 295 Midpark Way SE 3.37 km
MidSun Junior High School PublicJunior High 660 Sunmills Drive SE 1.84 km
Father James Whelihan SeparateJunior High 70 Sunmills Dr. SE 2.48 km
Cardinal Newman SeparateJunior High 16201 McKenzie Lake Blvd. SE 4.03 km
Msgr. J.J. O'Brien SeparateJunior High 99 Bridlewood Rd. SW 5.18 km
Don Bosco SeparateJunior High 13615 Deer Ridge Dr. SE 5.19 km
Bishop O'Byrne SeparateHigh School #500 333 Shawville Blvd. SE 1.77 km
Centennial High School PublicHigh School 55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE 2.72 km
Dr. E. P. Scarlett High School PublicHigh School 220 Canterbury Drive SW 7.84 km
Lord Beaverbrook High School PublicHigh School 9019 Fairmount Drive SE 9.78 km
Bishop Grandin SeparateHigh School 11 Haddon Road SW 10.82 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