Forest Heights Community Overview

Forest Heights is the northern half of Forest Lawn. Forest Lawn was a town in Alberta, Canada. Today, it is mostly a lower to middle-class neighbourhood of Calgary.

The area was first settled in the early 1900s. In 1952, the districts of Hubalta, Albert Park and Forest Lawn were incorporated as the Town of Forest Lawn. In 1961 the town was dissolved and incorporated in the city of Calgary, and now it is a neighborhood in the city's south-east quadrant. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.<

The multicultural International Avenue defines the southern border of the community, and it is bounded to the north by Memorial Drive. The community of Radisson Heights lies to the west, while Penbrooke Meadows lie to the east.

The community is served by Forest Lawn Senior High, Patrick Airlie Elementary and Keeler Elementary public schools, as well as Holy Trinity Elementary, Holy Redeemer and Fathert Lacombe schools (catholic).

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Forest Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     7$675$1100$851
Houses     1$1750$1750$1750
Main Floors     1$1350$1350$1350
Shared     1$650$650$650
Townhouses     2$1150$1200$1175
Total Rentals     12$650$1750$1004
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
NE     950$100$6999$1339
SE     1077$365$8000$1517

Closest Schools

Holy Redeemer Separate Elementary 708 - 47 Street SE 0.62 km
Keeler Elementary Public Elementary 4807 Forego Avenue SE 0.69 km
Patrick Airlie Elementary Public Elementary 1520 - 39th Street SE 0.92 km
Sir Wilfrid Laurier Junior High Public Elementary 819 - 32 Street SE9 1.02 km
Holy Family Separate Elementary 904 - 32 Street SE 1.03 km
St. John Bosco Private School PrivateJunior High 712 Fortalice Crescent SE 1.02 km
Bob Edwards Junior High PublicJunior High 4424 Marlborough Drive NE 1.30 km
Bishop Kidd SeparateJunior High 1420 - 28 Street SE 1.56 km
Ian Bazalgette Junior High PublicJunior High 3909 - 26th Avenue SE 1.99 km
Holy Cross SeparateJunior High 3719 - 26 Avenue SE 2.00 km
Father Lacombe SeparateHigh School 3615 Radcliffe Dr. SE 0.56 km
Forest Lawn High School PublicHigh School 1304 - 44th Street SE 0.74 km
Jack James High School PublicHigh School 5105 - 8th Avenue SE 1.11 km
Columbia College PrivateHigh School 802 Manning Road NE 3.24 km
Lester B. Pearson High School PublicHigh School 3020 - 52nd Street NE 3.35 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Closest Libraries

Forest Lawn Branch 4807 8th Avenue SE0.73 km
Village Square Branch 2623 56th Avenue NE3.45 km
Central Library 616 MacLeod Trail SE5.83 km
Memorial Park Branch 1221 2nd Street SW6.63 km
Glenmore Square Branch 7440 18 Street SE7.42 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distance to Local Landmarks

Ambrose University College 15.34 km
Calgary Airport 9.51 km
Chinook Centre Mall 8.92 km
Devry Institute of Tech 1.54 km
Downtown Calgary 7.02 km
Foothills Hospital 11.20 km
Market Mall 13.19 km
Mount Royal University 11.66 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 3.44 km
Rockyview Hospital 10.67 km
SAIT 8.16 km
South Health Campus 18.61 km
Southcentre Mall 12.39 km
Sunridge Mall 2.97 km
University of Calgary 11.43 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Bus Routes

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