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$1000$1000$1000
Basements     6$850$1400$1023
Condos     5$1300$1595$1394
Houses     10$1595$2000$1831
Main Floors     5$1150$1850$1489
Shared     5$550$750$618
Townhouses     2$1375$1395$1385
Total Rentals     34$550$2000$1344
City Section# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
SE     1303$550$7000$1424
SW     3091$85$15000$1609

Closest Schools

Father Doucet School Separate All Grades 65 Shannon Dr SW 0.24 km
Janet Johnstone School Public Elementary 224 Shawnessy Dr SW 0.25 km
Our Lady of Peace School Separate All Grades 14826 Millrise Hill SW 1.18 km
Somerset School Public Elementary 150 Somerset Manor SW 1.23 km
Msgr. J.J. O'Brien School Separate All Grades 99 Bridlewood Road SW 1.68 km
Samuel W. Shaw School PublicJunior High 115 Shannon Dr SW 0.36 km
MidSun School PublicJunior High 660 Sunmills Dr SE 3.70 km
Robert Warren School PublicJunior High 12424 Elbow Dr SW 3.79 km
Nickle School PublicJunior High 2500 Lake Bonavista Dr SE 3.91 km
Wilma Hansen School PublicJunior High 963 Queensland Dr SE 5.20 km
Centennial High School PublicHigh School 55 Sun Valley Blvd SE 2.31 km
Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School PublicHigh School 220 Canterbury Dr SW 4.41 km
Lord Beaverbrook High School PublicHigh School 9019 Fairmount Dr SE 7.31 km
Henry Wise Wood High School PublicHigh School 910 75 Ave SW 8.57 km
Central Memorial High School PublicHigh School 5111 21 St SW 11.26 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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