Richmond Hill is a community in the South West area of Calgary. The community was developed in the 1980's into the 1990's and consists mainly of single family homes with some condos and town houses.
With the neighbour to the north being Signal Hill, shopping is in close proximity. With both the Signal Hill and the West Hill centre located on Richmond Road.
This is a smaller community with lots of green space and wonderful walking paths, and play areas behind and intertwined between the homes.
Downtown is easily accessed by Richmond Road to Crowchild Trail and is just a short distance.
Mountain views can been seen from many of the homes, condos and townhouses.
Schools are close by in the neighbouring communities.
Calgary Board of Education:
K-6 Battalion Park
369 Sienna Park Drive SW (Signal Hil)
Junior High - A.E. Cross
3445 - 37th Street SW (Glenbrook)
Senior High - Ernest Manning
20 Springborough Blvd. SW (Springbank Hill)
Calgary Catholic School District:
K-6. Holy Name
3011 - 35th. Street SW (Killarney)
K-9 St. Michael
4511-8th. Avenue SW (Glendale)
K-5 St. Gregory
5340 -26th Avenue SW (Glendale)
K-6. St. Andrew
4332- 41st Avenue SW (Glamorgan)
Senior High. Bishop Carroll
4624 Richard Road SW. (Lincoln Park)
Senior High. St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown)
Population: 13,914 (includes Signal Hill and Signature Park)
Owner Occupied: 93 per cent
Shopping: Chinook Mall, MacLeod Trail at Glenmore Trail SW
Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 15 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 30 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 25 minutes