Richmond Community Overview

Richmond is a residential neighborhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.

It is located on both sides of the Crowchild Trail, south of 17th Avenue SW. It was the location of Alberta Children's Hospital until 2007, when the new facility was opened in the north-west quadrant. The Naval Museum of Alberta (part of The Military Museums) is located here. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.

Richmond was established in 1950.

The community is served by Richmond Elementary and Chinook College for Continuing Education public schools, as well as various private schools.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Closest LRTs

StationDistance
LRT - Shaganappi Point Station 2.10 km
LRT - Westbrook Station 2.27 km
LRT - 45 Street Station 2.72 km
LRT - Sultana Station 2.90 km
LRT - Sirocco Station 3.65 km

Richmond Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     4$1149$1429$1264
Duplexes     3$1700$4300$3333
Townhouses     1$4500$4500$4500
Total Rentals     8$1149$4500$2444
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
SW     1912$450$14000$2332

Closest Schools

SchoolBoardTypeAddressDistance
Banbury Crossroads School Private All Grades B1 - 2451 Dieppe Avenue SW 0.33 km
Clear Water Academy Private All Grades 2521 Dieppe Avenue SW 0.33 km
Mountain View Academy Private All Grades 2452 Battleford Avenue SW 0.55 km
The Third Academy Private All Grades B4 Building 2452 Battleford Avenue SW 0.55 km
Sir James Lougheed Elementary Public Elementary 3519 - 36 Avenue SW 1.02 km
Lycee Louis Pasteur PrivateJunior High 4099 Garrison Blvd SW 0.82 km
Sir James Lougheed Elementary Public Elementary 3519 - 36 Avenue SW 1.02 km
A.E. Cross Junior High PublicJunior High 3445 - 37th Street SW 1.25 km
Ernest Morrow Junior High PublicJunior High 1212 - 47th Street SE 1.40 km
St. James SeparateJunior High 2227 - 58 Avenue SW 2.42 km
Mount Royal Junior High PublicJunior High 2234 - 14th Street SW 2.49 km
Access International College (Calgary) Inc. PrivateHigh School B1 - 2451 Dieppe Avenue SW 0.33 km
Bishop Carroll SeparateHigh School 4624 Richard Road SW 0.76 km
Alternative High School PublicHigh School 5003 - 20th Street SW 1.76 km
Central Memorial High School of Performing and Visual Arts PublicHigh School 5111 - 21st Street SW 1.76 km
Ernest Manning High School PublicHigh School 3600 - 16th Avenue SW 2.18 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Closest Libraries

NameAddressDistance
Alexander Calhoun Branch 3223 14 Street SW2.02 km
Shaganappi Branch 3415 8th Avenue SW2.64 km
Signal Hill Branch 5994 Signal Hill Center SW3.68 km
Memorial Park Branch 1221 2nd Street SW4.39 km
Louise Riley Branch 1904 14 Avenue NW4.97 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Ambrose University College 5.01 km
Calgary Airport 14.51 km
Chinook Centre Mall 4.48 km
Devry Institute of Tech 9.36 km
Downtown Calgary 4.66 km
Foothills Hospital 4.81 km
Market Mall 7.16 km
Mount Royal University 1.30 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 11.61 km
Rockyview Hospital 3.98 km
SAIT 5.32 km
South Health Campus 19.72 km
Southcentre Mall 8.88 km
Sunridge Mall 11.23 km
University of Calgary 6.23 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

Richmond Map View

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