St. Andrews Heights
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary is a residential community located in the northwest quadrant of the city, just 4 kilometres from the downtown area.
Although St. Andrews Heights was annexed in 1910, it didnít undergo development until the 1950s. Prior to being established as a neighborhood, St.
Andrews Heights was a golf course that was founded by British immigrants. It was named after Scotlandís St. Andrews Golf Course.
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary is a scenic, family-friendly neighborhood that has a population of around 1,600. It was established in 1953. Many of the
homes in St. Andrews Heights offer breathtaking views of the city centre and the Bow River Valley because the neighborhood is situated on top of a hill.
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary is bounded by the Trans-Canada Highway to the north, Crowchild Trail to the east, Toronto Crescent to the south, and 29th
Street to the west. It is located immediately north of the communities of Parkdale and West Hillhurst. Located just walking distance away from the
University of Calgary, the Foothills Hospital, and the Childrenís Hospital, St. Andrews Heights is an ideal place to live for professionals who are employed
at these facilities.
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary features a mix of single family homes, condos, and townhomes. The neighborhood is known for its curvilinear streets,
which give it character and provide residents with wonderful views of the area.
Nearly half of the homes in St. Andrews Heights, Calgary are occupied by renters. St. Andrews Heights is a relatively small community with just over
1,500 homes. It is made up of large, older homes and stunning new homes. Real estate in St. Andrews Heights ranges in price from the low $300,000s
to around $1,600,000, while prices for condos and townhomes in the area start at around $250,000.
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary is close to many convenient amenities, including shopping venues, restaurants, and hospitals. Market Mall, one of the
largest indoor malls in Calgary, is just a quick drive up Shaganappi Trail. Other shopping centres near St. Andrews Heights include Stadium Shopping
Centre and North Hill Mall. Schools that serve St. Andrews Heights include University Elementary, Branton Junior High, Queen Elizabeth Junior High &
Senior High, and Rundle College.
Parks and Recreation
St. Andrews Heights, Calgary is served by the St. Andrews Heights Community Association, which organizes a number of recreational programs for
residents, including soccer, a seniorís group, and fitness classes. Recreational facilities available to residents of St. Andrews Heights include tennis
courts, a basketball court, a playground, a skating rink, and one of the best tobogganing hills in the city.