Barrhaven Community Overview

Barrhaven is bounded by Fallowfield Road to the north, Strandherd Road to the south, Greenbank Road to the east, and Cedarview Road to the west. Established in the 1960s, Barrhaven was one of a group of new suburban areas built across the Ottawa Greenbelt. The area, owned by Mel Barr, was originally slated to become a horse race track. However, when the Rideau Carleton Raceway opened, Barr opted to develop a new subdivision that was later named after him.  Here is an infographic that describes Barrhaven as a Village of 100 (2011 data)

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Barrhaven Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Houses     2$2300$3350$2825
Townhouses     1$2100$2100$2100
Total Rentals     3$2100$3350$2583

Barrhaven Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School
149 Berrigan Drive, Nepean
0.84 km
Ottawa School of Piano
3570 Strandherd Drive, Nepean
0.96 km
Green Fox Music
8 Opal Lane, Nepean
1.06 km
UCMAS Abacus & Mental Math School
605 Longfileds Dr Unit #1303 & 1304, Barrhaven, Ottawa
1.16 km
Golden Key Driving School
900 Greenbank Road, Nepean
1.23 km
Barrhaven Public School
80 Larkin Drive, Nepean
1.30 km
St. Mother Teresa High School
440 Longfields Drive, Nepean
1.37 km
Mary Honeywell Elementary School
54 Kennevale Drive, Nepean
1.51 km
Elementary School Catholic Jean-Robert-Gauthier
651 Chapman Mills Drive, Nepean
1.54 km
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School
41 Weybridge Drive, Nepean
1.59 km
Keepsake Babies Nursery
36 Houlahan Street, Nepean
1.79 km
Montessori By BrightPath - Strandherd
4100 Strandherd Drive, Nepean
2.14 km
Little Scholars Montessori
Tartan Drive, Nepean
2.15 km
Montessori by BrightPath - Fallowfield
3500 Fallowfield Road, Nepean
2.22 km
Children's Education Scholarships
1 Cloutier Street, Nepean
2.24 km
Cedarview School
2760 Cedarview Road, Nepean
2.33 km
Half Moon Bay Public School
3525 River Run Avenue, Ottawa
2.49 km
St. Cecilia School
3490 Cambrian Road, Nepean
2.70 km
École élémentaire catholique Sainte-Kateri
2450 route, River Mist Road, Barrhaven Ward
3.47 km
Wescar Music Studios
45 Len Lunney Crescent, Nepean
3.51 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Barrhaven Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Ottawa Public Library - Ruth E. Dickinson
100 Malvern Drive, Nepean
1.06 km
Little Free Library
174 Lamprey Street, Ottawa
3.65 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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