Byward Market Community Overview

Byward Market is bounded by the Rideau River to the north, Cumberland Street to the east, the Ottawa River to the west and the Rideau Canal and Daly Avenue to the south. This neighbourhood is one of the most recognizable and historic areas in the city, and is considered to be the birthplace of Ottawa. Established by Lieutenant Colonel John By in 1826, Byward Market was developed to accommodate a large public market and gathering place for residents. There has been a strong growth in residential efforts in recent years, opening the neighbourhood as a commercial, industrial and residential hub of Ottawa.

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Byward Market Apartment Rental Stats

Currently there are no active rental properties listed within Byward Market.

Byward Market Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Canada School of Public Service 373 Sussex Drive, Ottawa 0.44 km
École Secondaire Publique De La Salle 501 Old St Patrick Street, Ottawa 0.81 km
Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Culinary Arts Institute 453 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa 1.28 km
St. Joseph's College in Hull 174 Rue Notre-Dame-de-l'île, Gatineau 1.53 km
Young People's Language School 440 Albert Street, Ottawa 1.79 km
QC Event School 38 McArthur Avenue, Vanier 1.90 km
Riverside Montessori Pre-School 88 Main Street, Ottawa 2.10 km
Ashbury College 362 Mariposa Avenue, Rockcliffe Park 2.42 km
Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies St Paul University, 223 Main Street, Ottawa 2.57 km
Elmwood School 261 Buena Vista Road, Rockcliffe Park 2.62 km
Corpus Christi Elementary School 798 Lyon Street South, Ottawa 3.03 km
Glebe Collegiate Institute 212 Glebe Ave, Ottawa 3.04 km
Lycée Claudel 1635 Riverside Drive, Ottawa 3.33 km
Montessori Mavie 25 Rue Booth, Gatineau 3.46 km
Heritage Academy 207 Bayswater Avenue, Ottawa 3.80 km
St-Laurent Academy 641 Sladen Avenue, Ottawa 3.95 km
Hopewell Public School 17 Hopewell Ave, Ottawa 3.96 km
A B C Drivers Training 1129 Wellington St., Ottawa 4.05 km
Rite-Way Driving School Inc 1212 Bank Street, Ottawa 4.23 km
Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est (CECCE) 4000 Labelle Street, Gloucester 4.60 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Byward Market Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Management Library 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa 0.63 km
Ottawa Public Library - Rideau 377 Rideau Street, Ottawa 0.64 km
Isobel Firestone Music Library 50 University Private, Ottawa 0.76 km
Morisset Library 65 University Private, Ottawa 0.83 km
Brian Dickson Law Library Fauteux Hall, 4th and 5th floors, 57 Louis-Pasteur Private, Ottawa 0.88 km
Commissaire à l'information du Canada (Plaintes en vertu de la Loi sur l'accès à l'information) Ottawa (Bil) 0.94 km
Faculty of Social Sciences Library 120 University Private, Ottawa 0.99 km
Global Affairs Canada - Jules Léger Library 125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa 0.99 km
Ottawa Public Library 120 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa 1.01 km
Civica Public Affairs & Comms 50 Blackburn Avenue, Ottawa 1.24 km
Library De La Maison Du Citoyen 25 Rue Laurier, Gatineau 1.55 km
CAIJ - Centre d'accès à l'information juridique Rue de l'Hôtel-de-Ville Bureau 9.400, Gatineau 1.57 km
Library and Archives Canada 395 Wellington Street, Ottawa 1.63 km
Careeraim 488 Gladstone Av, Ottawa 2.11 km
Tom Evans Photography & Digital Asset Management 214 James Street, Ottawa 2.23 km
Ottawa Public Library - Vanier 310 Pères-Blancs Avenue, Ottawa 2.94 km
Ottawa Public Library - St-Laurent 515 rue Coté Street, Ottawa 3.48 km
Bibliothèque Ottawa Library - Sunnyside 1049 Bank Street, Ottawa 3.75 km
Library Lucien-Lalonde 225 Rue Berri, Gatineau 3.78 km
Ottawa Public Library - Rosemount 18 Rosemount Avenue, Ottawa 4.09 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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