Ranchlands, Calgary is a residential neighborhood located in the northwest quadrant of the city. The neighborhood’s name derives from its ranching
heritage. It has a population of around 7,700 residents. Ranchlands, Calgary is a popular neighborhood because it offers plenty of recreational
opportunities and is just minutes away from schools, LRT access, and shopping.
Ranchlands was annexed in 1961 but wasn’t established as a neighborhood until 1977. Most of the homes in the area were developed in the 1980s, with
the oldest homes located in the southern part of the neighborhood. The subdivision, Ranchlands Estates, is located in the northeastern sector of
Ranchlands, Calgary is bounded by John Laurie Boulevard to the north, Nose Hill Drive NW to the west, Crowchild Trail to the south, and Sarcee Trail to
the east. Nearby Stoney Trail offers easy access to the mountains, while Country Hills Boulevard offers quick access to the city’s airport.
Ranchlands, Calgary consists of mostly single family dwellings. Only 9% of the buildings in the neighborhood are condominiums or apartments, but that
figure continues to grow. The average listing price of homes in Ranchlands is around $345,571, while the average listing price of condos in the
neighborhood is around $273,900. Many of the homes in Ranchlands, Calgary boast gorgeous views of the downtown area and mountains.
Homes in Ranchlands Estates, which is situated in the northeastern part of Ranchlands, are spacious, beautiful, and back onto a 10-acre reserve. They
boast an average listing price of $422,350, a rustic architectural style, and earthy tones. Ranchlands Estates is a quaint neighborhood and features tree-
Ranchlands, Calgary is served by Ranchlands Community School, a public school, and St. Rita Elementary School, a separate school. The new Crowfoot
CTrain Station is near Ranchlands, so getting around the city is easy. Ranchlands is a great neighborhood for students since SAIT, the University of
Calgary, and ACAD are close by. Residents of Ranchlands are also within easy reach of the Crowfoot Crossing Shopping Centre, which has over 200
shops, a movie theatre, restaurants, supermarkets, and more. Crowfoot Crossing is one of the largest outdoor malls in Calgary.
Parks and Recreation
Ranchlands, Calgary boasts a variety of recreational opportunities. There are tennis courts, playgrounds, dog-friendly parks, and athletic fields located
within the neighborhood. In addition, Ranchlands has its own outdoor skating rink called the Ranchlands Community Association Rink. The Crowfoot
YMCA and the Crowfoot Arena are also just a stone’s throw away.