Crescent Heights a community in the North West quadrant of the city. Development of this community began in the early 1910's.
This neighbourhood is divided by Centre Street, with the majority of the community being on the west side.
Beautiful green spaces and tree lined streets in the neighbourhood.
Most of the homes are single family bungalow type with condos well placed in the community.
The homes have been maintained and upgraded over the years.
North Hill Shopping Centre located on the south side of 16th Avenue NW (Highway one/TransCanada Highway.) is within close proximity, as well,many shops and restaurants can be found along Centre street.
As the community is situated above Bow River, which separates it from Downtown, there are exceptional views of downtown and the river valley from many areas in this neighbourhood.
Quick Access to downtown via Centre Street Bridge. Many occupants of this neighbourhood enjoy the walk to their downtown office, however, there is excellent bus service in the area.
Close proximity to both the University of Calgary and SAIT (Southern Alberta Institute of Technology.
Excellent schools in the area and surrounding communities.
Calgary Board of Education
Elementary and Junior High - West side of Centre Street
905 - 13th Avenue NW (Rosedale)
Elementary Stanley Jones - East side of Centre Street
950 -6th Street NE (Renfrew)
Junior High Colonel MacLeod - East side of Centre Street)
1610 - 6th Street NE (Renfrew)
Senior High Crescent Heights
1019 - 1st Street NW (In the community)
Calgary Catholic School District
K-6. St. Pius X
2312 - 18th St. NW (Capitol Hill)
K-9 St. Joseph
2512 - 5th Street NW (Mount Pleasant)
7-9 Madeleine d'Houet
108 - 22nd Street NW (West Hillhurst)
Senior High St. Francis
877 Northmount Drive NW (Collingwood)
Senior High St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/Mission)
Owner Occupied: 43 per cent
Hospital: Foothills - 29th Street NW, just south of 16th Avenue
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 6 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 16 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 28 minutes