Whitehorn is a community in the North East quadrant of the city of Calgary.
The community development started in the early 1970's along with other communities in this area.
There are both single family homes and multi-family residences in this neighbourhood.
This community is located just south of McKnight Boulevard, north of 32nd Avenue NE in between 36th Street NE and 52nd Street NE.
The community is conveniently located near commercial and industrial areas.
The neighbourhood has great parks and playgrounds and is connected to the bike path system.
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) is in the community and runs along 36th Street NE with the station located close to Whitefield Drive NE.
The Peter Lougheed Hospital is just south of the community on the west side of 36th street NE.
Shopping can be found all along 36th Street NE. However Sunridge Mall is located a short distance away on 36th Street, just west of the neighbouring community of Rundle. Another mall, a little further south is called Marlborough Mall and is named after the community that it resides in.
Access to downtown is via 36th Street NE to 16th Avenue NE (TransCanada Highway) or further south to Memorial Drive.
Schools an be found in the community and surrounding neighbourhoods.
Calgary Board of Education
Elementary Colonel J. Fred Scott
171 Whitehorn Road NE (In the community)
Elementary Chief Justice Milvain
6320 Temple Drive NE (in the community)
Junior High Annie Gale
3428 - 42nd Street NE (in the community)
Senior High Lester B. Pearson
1304 - 44th Street SE (in the community)
Calgary Catholic School District
K-6 St. Patrick
6006 Rundlehorn Drive NE (Rundle)
K-6 St. Thomas More
6110 Temple Drive NE (Temple)
K-9 St. Martha
6020 - 4th Avenue SE (Marlborough)
K-9 Father Scollen
6839 Temple Drive NE (Temple)
7-9 St. Rose of Lima
2419 - 50th Street NE (Rundle)
Senior High Father Lacombe
3615 Radcliffe Drive SE (Radisson Heights)
Senior High Bishop McNally
5700 Falconridge Boulevard NE (Falconridge)
Owner Occupied: 67 per cent
Hospital: Peter Lougheed, on 36th Street NE at 26th Avenue NE
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 16 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 15 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 48 minutes