Acadia Calgary Real Estate

Judging by the well-kept physical conditions of the homes here. Acadia is popular due to affordability combined with a pride of ownership. Acadia homes still possess the same tranquillity they had from the day the builders pounded the first nail. Real estate in Acadia, Calgary, goes as far back as the 1960s. Many old houses have been renovated, but you can still find glimpses of old-world charm in the neighbourhood. Homes for sale in Acadia are largely single-detached houses, but there are townhomes and apartments and semi-detached homes as well.

Acadia Real Estate, Calgary

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9504 ASSINIBOINE ROAD SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$849,900

Extensively Renovated Modern Masterpiece Bungalow With 1300 Square Feet On The Main Floor In The Prime Community Of Acadia. This Smart Home Is Offering 200-amp Service And Wiring, New Plumbing, Lighting, Appliances, Bathrooms And Kitchen Cabinets And Fixtures, Doors, Stuc... Read More »

9504 Assiniboine Road Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,300 Square FT

MLS® #A1215119

 
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723 Allandale Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1W7 Acadia Details
723 Allandale Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1W7 Acadia Details
723 Allandale Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1W7 Acadia Details
723 Allandale Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1W7 Acadia Details

723 ALLANDALE ROAD SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$848,980

Fully Renovated From Studs Huge House In Calgary, Community Of Acadia. Has Lots Of Upgrades Then Regular Home Like Huge Kitchen, Living Rooms And Dining Area. The House Comes With Four Bedrooms Which Includes 2 Master Bedrooms. The House Has Very Nice Layout With Gym Room... Read More »

723 Allandale Road Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 1,642 Square FT

MLS® #A1200356

 

9435 ALLISON DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$800,000

This Home Is Truly Wow! Located On A Corner And One Of The Largest Lots In All Of Acadia Directly Across From Foundations For The Future Acadamy, This Fully Renovated Home Is Also One Of The Largest To Ever Become Available In The Community! Kids Being Able To Walk To Sch... Read More »

9435 Allison Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,524 Square FT

MLS® #A1203397

 
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556 96 Avenue Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0G9 Acadia Details
556 96 Avenue Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0G9 Acadia Details
556 96 Avenue Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0G9 Acadia Details
556 96 Avenue Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0G9 Acadia Details

556 96 AVENUE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$749,900

Extensively Renovated | 5 Bed + 3 Bath | Over 2200 Sqft | Double Garage Detached(24 By 20) | Huge Corner Lot | Finished Basement With Wet Bar | Updated Exterior With Double Decks (20 By 11) | Driveway Concrete Pad (40 By 11) | Endless Upgrades | Amazing Location. This Ext... Read More »

556 96 Avenue Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,295 Square FT

MLS® #A1212911

 

36 ARMSTRONG CRESCENT SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$739,900

Wow This Home Is Basically Brand New And Located In The Desirable Community Of Acadia On One Of Its Finest Tree Lined Streets. Upon Entry You Will Notice Top End Renovation Starting With Feature Wall Entry, Brushed 8 Inch Natural Engineered Hardwood Throughout The Main Fl... Read More »

36 Armstrong Crescent Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,067 Square FT

MLS® #A1208038

 

664 97 AVENUE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$735,000

Extensively Remodelled & Renovated(from Studs) Inside! Outside I 2300 Sq Ft | 4 Bed + 3 Full Bath I Huge Corner Lot I Detached Oversized Double Garage I Rv Parking I New Asphalt Drive Way I Every Modern Luxury | High-end Design | Black Ss Appliances I Oversized New... Read More »

664 97 Avenue Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,370 Square FT

MLS® #A1214162

 

102 ARMSTRONG CRESCENT SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$729,900

Welcome To This Beautifully Renovated Home Located On A Huge Corner Lot In Desirable Community Acadia. With A Total Of 3 Garage Parking Spots, Single Car Garage Attached And Oversized Double Car Garage Detached. The Entire Renovation Has Been Completed Back To The Studs I... Read More »

102 Armstrong Crescent Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,166 Square FT

MLS® #A1211727

 
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306 Ashley Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T5 Acadia Details
306 Ashley Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T5 Acadia Details
306 Ashley Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T5 Acadia Details
306 Ashley Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T5 Acadia Details

306 ASHLEY CRESCENT SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$719,000

Open House Sunday 1-4pm. Welcome To This Beautiful Home In The Most Sought After Neighbourhoods In The City,acadia. This Beautiful 2 Plus 2 Bedroom Home Is Located On A Quiet Street Across From Bonaventure Park And Foundations For The Future Charter Academy,high School Ca... Read More »

306 Ashley Crescent Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,050 Square FT

MLS® #A1215143

 
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604 Avery Place Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1E3 Acadia Details
604 Avery Place Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1E3 Acadia Details
604 Avery Place Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1E3 Acadia Details
604 Avery Place Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1E3 Acadia Details

604 AVERY PLACE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$699,888

Extensively Renovated | West Backyard | 7100 Sq Ft Lot | 4 Bed - 3 Bath - Office | Attached Double Garage + Rv Parking | Just Under 2200 Sq Ft Of Living Space | Light & Bright | This Is Not Your Typical Renovation! It Features High-end Luxurious Finishes.   Located On... Read More »

604 Avery Place Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,231 Square FT

MLS® #A1189547

 
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552 Arlington Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1S5 Acadia Details
552 Arlington Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1S5 Acadia Details
552 Arlington Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1S5 Acadia Details
552 Arlington Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1S5 Acadia Details

552 ARLINGTON DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$689,000

Check Out The Vitual Tour - Here's Your Chance To Live In One Of The Most Sought After Neighbourhoods In The City, Acadia In A 1600sqft+ 3-level Split Level Home. This Beautiful 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms Home Is In Located On A Quiet Street In The Heart Of The Community, Ac... Read More »

552 Arlington Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,169 Square FT

MLS® #A1214870

 
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9703 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9703 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9703 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9703 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details

9703 2 STREET SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$679,999

Welcome To 9703 2 St Se House, It Could Be Your Dream Home. The Gorgeous And Mint Condition House Is Like A Show Home That Has A Ranking 10/10. Fully And Completely Renovated Recently . This Stunning House Has Two Big Size Bedrooms At Main Level, Master Bedroom With Cu... Read More »

9703 2 Street Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,078 Square FT

MLS® #A1204770

 
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340 Acadia Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0A8 Acadia Details
340 Acadia Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0A8 Acadia Details
340 Acadia Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0A8 Acadia Details
340 Acadia Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0A8 Acadia Details

340 ACADIA DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$669,999

Owners Looking For A Quick Sale! Beautifully Renovated Bi-level Home With 1000+ Square Feet On The Main Floor. Bright And Spacious Home With 2 Bedrooms Up And A Fully Finished Basement With An Illegal 2 Bedroom Suite. Includes An Attached Double Garage. Many Amazing Featu... Read More »

340 Acadia Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,026 Square FT

MLS® #A1217353

 
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29 Arbour Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0X6 Acadia Details
29 Arbour Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0X6 Acadia Details
29 Arbour Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0X6 Acadia Details
29 Arbour Crescent Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0X6 Acadia Details

29 ARBOUR CRESCENT SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$649,900

Excellent Location! Welcome To This Professionally Renovated Bungalow By Nk Homes, Executive Home In The Heart Of Acadia! Rare Nearly 2000 Sq Ft Home On A Beautifully Landscaped Corner Lot! The Home Has Been Fully Renovated 4 Bedrooms And 3-4piece Bathrooms!! You Will Be... Read More »

29 Arbour Crescent Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,045 Square FT

MLS® #A1207164

 

9819 AVALON ROAD SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$619,900

You Will Find Exceptional Value In This Extensively Looked After Bungalow Located On One Of The Most Desirable Streets In Acadia, Lined With Beautiful, Mature Trees! This Community Caters To Everyone, With Nearby Schools, Shopping Areas, Recreation Facilities, And Much Mo... Read More »

9819 Avalon Road Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,001 Square FT

MLS® #A1219466

 

528 96 AVENUE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$595,000

This Wonderful Fully Finished Bungalow Sits On A Lovely Lot On One Of The Best Streets In Acadia. Park 3 Cars In The Garages||| The Gorgeous Wood Burning Fireplace Is The Focal Point Of The Living Room. Hardwood Floors And Stone Tile Adorn The Main Level Including The... Read More »

528 96 Avenue Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,032 Square FT

MLS® #A1212882

 
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9615 Alcott Road Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0T7 Acadia Details
9615 Alcott Road Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0T7 Acadia Details
9615 Alcott Road Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0T7 Acadia Details
9615 Alcott Road Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0T7 Acadia Details

9615 ALCOTT ROAD SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$574,900

Excellent Revenue Property ! This Sprawling 5 Bedroom (illegal) Suited Bungalow Offering Over 2400 Sq Ft Of Developed Living Space Can Generate $3000 Per Month Of Rental Income. Fantastic Bones Include A Newer Roof (2016) And Newer Windows (2008) Throughout. Locate... Read More »

9615 Alcott Road Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,259 Square FT

MLS® #A1216404

 
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9819 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9819 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9819 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details
9819 2 Street Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0W3 Acadia Details

9819 2 STREET SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$568,000

Location... Location... Location...very Beautifully And Nicely Renovated Mid Century Bungalow, Featuring Almost 1400 Ft2 Above Grade Of Open Concept Living Space With Large Sunny Main Floor Rooms, 4 Bedrooms On Main Floor, 2 Baths, Finished Basement, Large West Facing Bac... Read More »

9819 2 Street Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,392 Square FT

MLS® #A1203626

 
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9424 Academy  Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1A7 Acadia Details
9424 Academy  Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1A7 Acadia Details
9424 Academy  Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1A7 Acadia Details
9424 Academy  Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1A7 Acadia Details

9424 ACADEMY DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$559,900

**welcome Home To This Character 1227 Sq Ft Bungalow On One Of The Best Streets In Acadia! This Immaculate Keith Built Home (full Length Steel Beam Under The Flooring Allowing For A Solid Build) Is Ideal For Builders/ Investors Or First Time Home Owners With Its Spacious,... Read More »

9424 Academy Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,228 Square FT

MLS® #A1202424

 
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9423 Allison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1B3 Acadia Details
9423 Allison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1B3 Acadia Details
9423 Allison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1B3 Acadia Details
9423 Allison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 1B3 Acadia Details

9423 ALLISON DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$529,900

*west Backyard + 4 Large Bedrooms + Offleash Park* Take A Walk Through A Flawlessly Updated Move-in-ready Acadia Home. Your Lifestyle Begins On Allison Dr Se, The Perfect Set Within The Community Of Acadia To Allow Both A Tranquil Street With Effortless Access In And Out ... Read More »

9423 Allison Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 980 Square FT

MLS® #A1219566

 
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416 Aberdeen Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T1 Acadia Details
416 Aberdeen Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T1 Acadia Details
416 Aberdeen Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T1 Acadia Details
416 Aberdeen Road Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1T1 Acadia Details

416 ABERDEEN ROAD SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$499,900

Open House Sat May 7 1-3pm. Cute Bungalow On A Quiet Street In Acadia. This Charming Bungalow Features A Total Of 5 Bedrooms & 3 Bathrooms. The Main Level Has A Good Size Living Room Including A Fireplace And Hardwood Floors. There Are 3 Bedrooms On This Floor, Plus A K... Read More »

416 Aberdeen Road Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 912 Square FT

MLS® #A1214344

 
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523 Attica Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P7 Acadia Details
523 Attica Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P7 Acadia Details
523 Attica Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P7 Acadia Details
523 Attica Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P7 Acadia Details

523 ATTICA DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$499,900

This Is One Home Not To Miss! The Original Owners Have Enjoyed And Lovingly Cared For This Wonderful Family Home. There Have Been Many Updates Over The Years Including Windows, High Efficiency Furnace, Hot Water Tank, Air Conditioning And Much More! The Family Gardener... Read More »

523 Attica Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,042 Square FT

MLS® #A1211672

 

308 ACADIA DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$489,900

Welcome To 308 Acadia Dr.  a Mid Century Bungalow With Contemporary Elevation Upgrades Plus A Neighbor Friendly Porch! This Home Sits On A 50 X 100lot, Has A Large Patio On The Side Of The Home Which Connects To The Good Sized Rear Deck.  as You Enter The Home, You Are Gr... Read More »

308 Acadia Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,040 Square FT

MLS® #A1208515

 
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8416 Addison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P1 Acadia Details
8416 Addison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P1 Acadia Details
8416 Addison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P1 Acadia Details
8416 Addison Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2H 1P1 Acadia Details

8416 ADDISON DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$479,900

Welcome To This Well Kept Bungalow In The Sought After Neighbourhood Of Acadia. Large Lot With Paved Lane On The Side And Back. No Neighbours Behind Or Beside You, Just A Nice Greenspace. Great Neighbourhood, On A Quiet Street With Mature Trees. Close To Shopping, Pa... Read More »

8416 Addison Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,073 Square FT

MLS® #A1221559

 
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9203 Fairmount Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0R1 Acadia Details
9203 Fairmount Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0R1 Acadia Details
9203 Fairmount Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0R1 Acadia Details
9203 Fairmount Drive Se Calgary Alberta T2J 0R1 Acadia Details

9203 FAIRMOUNT DRIVE SE IN CALGARY ALBERTA

$479,900

Welcome To Acadia! This 3 Bedroom Bungalow Is Waiting For A Fabulous New Owner. This Outstanding Home Has An Oversized Single Garage (26 Ft By 16 Ft). Sunny West Yard Backing Onto Saint Cecilia's, No Neighbors, Lets All The Sun In. Paved Cul-de-sac Alley, The Only People... Read More »

9203 Fairmount Drive Se

Acadia, Calgary, Alberta

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,052 Square FT

MLS® #A1209871

Acadia Real Estate — an urban residential neighbourhood situated in the southeast quadrant of Calgary.

This stunning area is a joy to live in as the community boasts of open spaces of preserved greenery.

The community is bordered on all sides by major roadways. The boundaries are as follows: On the north side is Heritage drive, and on the south side is Southland Drive. Macleod Trail forms the boundary on the neighbourhood’s west, and Bow River forms its eastern border. Getting to Downtown and other city areas is easy via Blackfoot Trail, Southland Drive, Deerfoot Trail, and Macleod Trail. Most of the area’s businesses are located on Fairmount Drive, the neighbourhood’s main street.

Minutes to Maple Ridge Golf Course, Carburn Park, the Bow River Pathway, Acadia Community Center and Athletic Park. Close to shopping on Macleod Trail with the nearest Shopping Mall being SouthCenter Mall. The nearest C-Train station is located near Macleod Trail on Southland Drive.

Nearby neighbourhoods include Willow Park, Fairview, Maple Ridge, Haysboro, Lake Bonavista, Kingsland, and Southwood.

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Acadia Real Estate Information

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Acadia real estate, which was amalgated to the city of Calgary in 1956, formally became an established community in 1960. With such a profound change taking only four years, it was undeniable that the energy of urban growth was in full bloom. Acadia was a hotspot for homes back then, and it remains so to date.

Judging by the well kept physical conditions of the homes here. Acadia is popular due to affordability combined with a pride of ownership culture. Acadia homes still possess the same tranquility they had from the day the builders pounded the first nail.

Despite the community's exponential growth, Acadia still retains a generous portion of its green areas and tree lined streets. The picturesque space appears like a patch of beauty from an aerial view.

The neighbourhood is bordered to the north by Heritage Drive and to the south by Southland Drive. It has the Bow River to its east and MacLeod Trail to its west. Owing to their proximity, Acadia residents can easily commute to and from Calgary. Notwithstanding, the neighbourhood was designed as a self-sufficient community and resident have most of the amenities they needed to fulfill their needs.

Acadia Real Estate Agent Tour of the Neighbourhood

Take a tour of Acadia with this video walkthrough of the neighbourhood. Learn about the community before you start looking at homes and make notes of what's important to you.

Acadia is an affordable community and a good area for families; first time homebuyers and real estate investors looking to build a portfolio of rental properties. Homes for sale in Acadia Calgary are in the starter to mid price range and can offer great value. There are a large number of condominium units, townhouses and apartment blocks interspersed with the residential housing.

Community Established 1960

The land was annexed to Calgary in 1956, and the neighbourhood of Acadia was established in 1960. Today, Acadia is a diverse community, and its land is used for recreational, residential, and commercial purposes.

Since the early 60's Acadia has become a diverse community with a mixture of residential homes, small businesses and leisure land uses.

Major transportation routes including Blackfoot Trail, Deerfoot Trail, Southland Drive and Macleod Trail provide access to the city core and other areas of the City. Acadia residents also have easy access to the pathway, the Bow River Valley and the C-Train (L.R.T.) system along Macleod Trail.

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Amenities in Acadia — Live, Work, & Play

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Golf, parks, and playgrounds —

Golf lovers will be happy to know there are over half a dozen golf courses around Acadia.

If you are a woman, Golf around is a six-minute drive and offers a unique experience for women who enjoy golf and want to learn/improve their game.

Willow Park Golf & Country Club on Willow Park Drive SE is a haven for golf lovers and hosts events, leagues, and tournaments throughout the year.

Maple Ridge Golf Course on Mapleglade Drive SE is another public golf course a five-minute drive away, off Deerfoot Trail. As well as a mature golf course that will test your skills, there is a clubhouse that offers basic golf supplies and a licensed snack bar.

Earl Grey Golf Course, Go-Go Golf, Calgary Golf & Country Club, and the Lakeview Golf Course are some other golf clubs worth mentioning.

Pet owners and their furry four-legged dog friends will be happy to know there are several off-leash dog parks in and around Acadia. These include the Acadia Off-Leash Area, Sue Higgins Off-Leash Area, Fairview/Blackfoot Off-Leash Area, Haysboro Off-Leash Area, and Kingsland Off-Leash Area.

Carburn Park is a 10-minute drive via Fairmount Drive SE and AB-8 E, which offers abundant outdoor activities like fishing, bird watching, and ice skating. Sue Higgins is a large, riverside park with picnic tables, walking paths, and a fenced-in dog park and wildlife area.

The Acadia Athletic Park for the sports lover has three sports fields and is home to flag and touch football leagues.

Besides these, Acadia is home to several small parks and wide-open spaces that have been preserved.

Shopping —

Acadia Shopping Centre on Heritage Drive SE is one of the best shopping places to spend your free time. This shopping center/mall has over 20 stores, restaurants, and a wide range of services. You can find everything from a bakery, butcher, and liquor depot to hair salons, cleaners, and pharmacies here.

Fairmount Place Shopping Centre on Fairmount Drive is a fantastic place to grab some great coffee. It’s a nice place to hang out in SE Calgary.

Willow Park Village on Macleod Trail provides a mix of restaurants, professional services, boutique fashion, spa services, gifts and accessories, home furnishings, and more.

For the brand-conscious, Macleod Plaza has over 40 brand name stores.

Deerfoot Meadows Mall is one of the country’s largest open-air urban shopping centers, with over 50 retailers. It is located just off Deerfoot Trail, Glenmore Trail, and Heritage Drive. The mall is home to the only IKEA location in southern Alberta.

For groceries, the residents of Acadia can drop into the Italian Centre Shop Ltd. on Fairmount Drive, SE.

For some more fantastic shopping experiences, you can also visit Acadia Village, the upmarket CF Chinook Centre, and South Centre Mall, one of Calgary's largest shopping malls.

Fitness —

The Acadia Aquatic & Fitness Centre is Acadia’s own fitness centre with a six-lane 25-meter pool, weight rooms, cardio equipment, and a fitness studio.

General feel and vibe — What's it like living in Acadia?

This family-friendly neighbourhood is a fun place for families and children to grow up, given its affordability, diversity, nightlife, variety of schools, job opportunities, and safety score. Acadia residents score the neighbourhood a minimum of 4/5 on all fronts.

Avenue Magazine Rankings

  • Acadia is ranked the 9th best neighbourhood in Calgary to live in. Other scores are:
  • Restaurant access points: 123
  • Public recreation facility access points: 104
  • Parks and green space points: 36
  • Pathway points: 10
  • walkScore: 53
  • TransitScore: 51

Safety

Safety is everything, and the planning of Acadia did not take safety for granted. The security of its residents is a priority the community places above everything else. The southeast community recognizes the value of every second in an emergency. For this reason, it focuses on delivering high-quality emergency services through the appropriate agencies strategically positioned for this purpose. These include:

  • Rockyview General Hospital
  • Fire Station 14
  • District 6 Office – a police facility

Transit

The movement to and from Acadia is another factor that contributes to making homes in the community exceptionally functional. Public transport systems ensure that residents can afford to quickly and efficiently commute in and out of the community. There are transit stops located around the neighbourhood within the community, making it easy to get transport anywhere around. Further, there are two C-train stations that residents can access. Overall, buying a house in Acadia provides you with everything you'll find in urban life with a suburban twist. It is one of the best communities you can find yourself in southeast Calgary.

Convenience

Acadia has several convenience facilities where residents can make purchases or get much-needed services. There are facilities for home improvement, grocery shopping, banking, dining, dental care, and healthcare. Macleod Trail has a plethora of options on the communities West side.

Interesting Facts about Acadia

Schools In or Near Acadia

Here is a list of assigned schools for the residents of Acadia.

Public Schools

  • David Thompson School (Elementary, Middle, and High)
  • Ecole de la Source (Kindergarten, Elementary, High, and Prekindergarten)
  • Acadia School (Kindergarten and Elementary)
  • Fairview School (Elementary, Middle, and High)
  • Lord Beaverbrook High School (High)
  • R.T. Alderman School (Elementary, Middle, and High)
  • Willow Park School (Elementary, Middle, and High)
  • Robert Warren School (Middle and High)

Catholic Schools

  • St. Matthew School
  • St. Cecilia School
  • Ecole Notre-Dame-de-la-Paix
  • St. Benedict School
  • Bishop Grandin High School

Private Schools

  • Akiva Academy
  • West Island College

Demographics

According to the 2016 Census of Canada, Acadia had a population of 10,435 in 2016. Approximately 70% of the population falls between ages 15 and 64 years. There is also a significantly large population of 0 to 14 years and 65 to 84 years.

About 35% of the couple families have children at home, while 45% don’t have children. Lone-parent families make up 19% of the population.

Over 80% of the population speak English at home.

Immigrants make up 24% of the population, and non-immigrants make up 74%.

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FAQs about Acadia Real Estate and Neighborhood

  1. Can I find a library in Acadia?

    Fish Creek Library on Bonaventure Drive SE is a short drive away. The library houses three floors of books, computers, printers, meeting rooms, separate study, teen and children’s spaces, and free Wi-Fi.

    Southwood Library on Southland Drive SW is also nearby. The library staff is accommodating and is quick at moving books within their system from one branch to another. Library cards are free, and the library also offers fantastic programs.

    Quarry Park Library on Quarry Park Road is another public library and is just a short drive from Acadia.

  2. Is there any childcare available in Acadia?

    Yes, parents will be happy to know reliable daycare is available for their children in and around Acadia, Calgary. Marsha’s Quality Dayhome on 5 Street SE and Julies Day Home on Armstrong Crescent SE both have high ratings and are less than a kilometer away. Other daycare centers for your children within a one-kilometer radius include:

    • Willow Park Dayhome on Woodland Crescent
    • Acadia Learning Centre on Acadia Drive SE
    • Calgary Kids Montessori Academy Ltd., on Fairmount Drive SE
    • Monkey Madness at Abbott Place SE
    • 3 and Up Kids Club (for the children of Acadia) on 97 Avenue SE
  3. What is transportation like in Acadia?

    Acadia has an excellent public transport system. At least five bus lines are passing through the neighbourhood. The closest LRTs include Southland, Heritage, Anderson, Chinook, and Canyon Meadows CTrain Stations.

  4. Is Acadia safe here? What is the crime like?

    Acadia is an urban residential neighbourhood, which means there is a slightly higher rate of crime here. However, street robberies are almost non-existent. There have been a few sporadic residential breaks and entries like it is in virtually every neighbourhood, but the residents believe that they are overall safe here. Vehicle thefts, physical disturbance, assaults, and commercial robberies are rare and far between.

    Fire Station 14 is 1.3 kilometers away. District 6 Office (Fairview) is the nearest police facility about a kilometer away on Bonaventure Drive SE.

  5. Where is the closest hospital near Acadia?

    Rockyview General Hospital is the closest hospital to Acadia. It will take you about eight minutes to reach the hospital by car. The fastest route is via Heritage Drive, but you can also take the Macleod Trail SE route or the AB-8 W.

    Rockyview General Hospital is a large hospital located on the shores of the Glenmore Reservoir. The hospital offers a wide range of outpatient and acute patient care. Services include 24-hour emergency and critical care, medical and surgical services, intensive care units, and day surgery units.

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