Mount Pleasant is a community in the North West quadrant of the city. Development of this community began in the early 1910's.
Balmoral, Pleasant Heights and North Mount Pleasant are considered part of this community.
Beautiful green spaces and tree lined streets in this neighbourhood. Confederation Park runs through the northern part of this community.
Most of the homes are single family bungalow type. The homes have been maintained and upgraded over the years.
Close proximity to North Hill Shopping Centre located on the south side of 16th Avenue NW (Highway one/TransCanada Highway.)
Quick Access to downtown via 16th Avenue (Highway one/TransCanada Highway). Excellent bus service provides quick access to the core.
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
19 Rosevale Drive NW (Rosemont)
3717 Centre St. North (Tuxedo Park)
Junior High Georges P. Vanier
509 - 32nd Avenue NE (Tuxedo Park)
Senior High Crescent Heights
1019 - 1st Street NW (Crescent Heights)
Senior High James Fowler
4004 - 4th Street NW (Highland Park)
Calgary Catholic School District
K-6. St. Pius X
2312 - 18th St. NW (Capitol Hill)
K-9 St. Joseph
2512 - 5th Street NW (In the community)
7-9 Madeleine d'Houet
108 - 22nd Street (West Hillhurst)
Senior High St. Francis
877 Northmount Drive NW (Collingwood)
Senior High St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/Mission)
Owner Occupied: 56 per cent
Hospital: Foothills - 29th Street NW, just south of 16th Avenue
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 10 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 16 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 26 minutes