Shawnessy Community Overview

Shawnessy is a suburban residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded by Shawnessy Boulevard to the north, MacLeod Trail to the east, 162 Avenue S to the south and 14 Street W to the west.

Shawnessy was established in 1981.

Shawnessy Town Centre is a regional shopping area located east of the community, and Fish Creek Provincial Park is located north of the neighbourhood.

The community is served by Father Doucet Elementary School (catholic) and Janet Johnstone Elementary public school. A middle school has been approved for construction in Shawnessey and is slated to be open in September 2009.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Shawnessy Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     1$1295$1295$1295
Basements     6$800$1300$1041
Condos     5$1150$2795$1749
Houses     8$1700$2700$2012
Main Floors     6$1240$1650$1466
Shared     5$490$715$631
Townhouses     1$1500$1500$1500
Total Rentals     32$490$2795$1432
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
SW     2845$100$17500$1850

Closest Schools

Father Doucet Separate Elementary 65 Shannon Dr. SW 0.23 km
Janet Johnstone Elementary Public Elementary 224 Shawnessy Drive SW 0.29 km
Samuel W. Shaw Public Elementary 115 Shannon Drive SW 0.37 km
Somerset Elementary Public Elementary 150 Somerset Manor SW 1.24 km
Trinity Christian School Private All Grades #100 295 Midpark Way SE 1.37 km
Our Lady of Peace SeparateJunior High 14826 Millrise Hill SW 1.18 km
Msgr. J.J. O'Brien SeparateJunior High 99 Bridlewood Rd. SW 1.55 km
Father James Whelihan SeparateJunior High 70 Sunmills Dr. SE 2.50 km
St. Bonaventure SeparateJunior High 1710 Acadia Drive SE 3.54 km
MidSun Junior High School PublicJunior High 660 Sunmills Drive SE 3.76 km
Centennial High School PublicHigh School 55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE 1.97 km
Bishop O'Byrne SeparateHigh School #500 333 Shawville Blvd. SE 2.52 km
Dr. E. P. Scarlett High School PublicHigh School 220 Canterbury Drive SW 4.39 km
Lord Beaverbrook High School PublicHigh School 9019 Fairmount Drive SE 7.29 km
Bishop Grandin SeparateHigh School 11 Haddon Road SW 7.90 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Closest Libraries

Shawnessy Branch 333 Shawville Blvd SE1.78 km
Fish Creek Branch 11161 Bonaventure Drive SE5.04 km
Southwood Branch 924 Southland Drive SW6.11 km
Glenmore Square Branch 7440 18 Street SE9.89 km
Alexander Calhoun Branch 3223 14 Street SW13.00 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distance to Local Landmarks

Ambrose University College 15.95 km
Calgary Airport 25.28 km
Chinook Centre Mall 9.91 km
Devry Institute of Tech 16.70 km
Downtown Calgary 15.84 km
Foothills Hospital 17.76 km
Market Mall 20.12 km
Mount Royal University 11.93 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 20.15 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.20 km
SAIT 17.37 km
South Health Campus 9.62 km
Southcentre Mall 5.02 km
Sunridge Mall 19.62 km
University of Calgary 19.16 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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Bus Routes

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