The community of Citadel is located in Northwest Calgary, Alberta. 

Beginning in the early 1990s, Citadel real estate saw explosive growth in its early days, but it remains a relatively small community in the greater Calgary, Alberta area, currently home to slightly more than 10,000 residents.

The homes for sale in this picturesque community offer stunning views of both the Rocky Mountains and Calgary’s downtown core. Citadel,Calgary is bordered by the Stoney Trail highway to the North, Country Hills Boulevard to the South and Sarcee Trail to the East. 

The community of Citadel, Calgary was planned along a circular design and focused on single-family homes and townhouses. This beautifully maintained neighbourhood is home to many amenities, including a variety of pathways, playgrounds, recreational spaces and parks, including Citadel Park and Citadel Way Park. Citadel, Calgary residents also have a variety of sporting options at their disposal thanks to the nearby Hamptons golf course, the Crowfoot Arena, and the Crowfoot YMCA.   

Citadel real estate listings are well served when it comes to shopping options, as the community is only a stone’s throw away from the Beacon Hill shopping district, where people can find a variety of major retailers and restaurants. Also, Crowfoot Crossing, one of the largest shopping centers in the province with over 350 stores, is only a couple of kilometers to the south.

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Citadel Real Estate Listings and Information

A community in north-west Calgary, bounded by Sarcee Trail on the east, Country Hills Blvd on its south and Stoney Trail spanning the north and west. Citadel is served by Calgary Transit bus route 199 going to Crowfoot C-Train station. The community was founded in 1993 and facilities within the area keeps growing. As it is lined with scenic parks with trees along pathways, people can enjoy the outdoor activities in these green spaces.

Citadel Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $436K
Lowest Price $200K
Highest Price $975K
Total Listings 7
Avg. Days On Market 58
Avg. Price/SQFT $395

Property Types (active listings)

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Amenities in Citadel

Citadel, a charming community located in northwest Calgary, Alberta, is a haven for homeowners seeking a harmonious blend of urban convenience and serene green spaces. Surrounded by picturesque landscapes and parks, Citadel offers a balance between the buzzing energy of the city and the tranquil vibes of suburban living.

Nestled along main roads and pathways, Citadel ensures easy access to an array of shopping destinations, diverse eateries, and lively entertainment venues. The local vibe resonates with family-friendly warmth and neighbourly charm.

Citadel is known for its unique boutiques, delectable food joints, and modern shopping facilities. Whether you're a gourmet lover exploring diverse culinary delights or an avid shopper on the lookout for the latest fashion trends, Citadel has it all.


Citadel Fitness and Recreation Opportunities

Citadel's active community spirit extends to its fitness and recreation avenues. Nearby gyms include F45 Training, Anytime Fitness, and CrossFit Calgary.

The nearby Melcor YMCA offers all kinds of programs ranging from aquatics and fitness to sports and arts. The larger YMCA at Rocky Ridge, a 7-minute drive away, is a state-of-the-art recreational facility that offers a vast range of amenities, including an aquatic complex, multiple gymnasiums, a fitness center with the latest equipment, and diverse programs tailored for all age groups.

Adventurous spirits might venture to Calgary Climbing Centre Rocky Mountain, which offers beginner and seasoned climbing experiences. 

The Hamptons Golf Club boasts a meticulously maintained 18-hole course, blending challenging play with breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains and the city skyline. 

To the south, the Silver Springs Golf Club offers golf enthusiasts a serene and picturesque 18-hole course nestled along the Bow River, combining nature's tranquillity and a well-designed layout suitable for all skill levels.


Citadel Shopping and Dining

Citadel's dining and shopping scene is vibrant and varied. Proximity to Crowfoot Crossing, Beacon Hill Shopping Centre, and Park Shopping Centre ensures there are always options from morning coffees to weekend dinners. 

Crowfoot Crossing, a 6-minute drive away, is a prime shopping hub of the city. Explore an extensive array of amenities, featuring destinations like Cineplex, Chapters, and Sport Chek, complemented by delightful dining experiences at eateries like The Keg and Takumi Sushi.

Beacon Hill Shopping Centre is another premier retail destination. Dive into a selection of outlets, showcasing brands such as Canadian Tire, Costco, and Sport Chek, along with a delightful dining scene with spots like South St. Burger and Edo Japan.

Park Shopping Centre offers an eclectic blend of shopping and entertainment. Stop by for daily amenities from Walmart and London Drugs, and treat your palate at delightful eateries and pubs such as Ceili’s and Costa Vida.


Schools Serving Citadel

Citadel provides a variety of schooling options for children. Choose from public, catholic, or private schools for elementary, middle school, or high school programs.


Public school options include Citadel Park School, Arbour Lake, and Robert Thirsk High School. 

Catholic school options include St. Brigid, St. Luke, Madeleine d’Houet, St. Isidore, Bishop Carroll High School, and St. Francis High School.

Private school options include Providence, Renert, and Bearspaw.

Childcare options in Citadel include a variety of daycares and preschools in surrounding neighbourhoods.


Transportation in Citadel

Citadel residents have access to Calgary Transit bus routes 129 and 138. The nearest LRT Station is Crowfoot Station.

Citadel is bound by Stoney Trail on the north and west, Country Hills Blvd on the south, and Sarcee Trail on the east.


Citadel FAQs

What is the population of Citadel?

The population of Citadel is 11,151.

Is there a local community association in Citadel?

Citadel is covered by the Citadel Community Association, a hub for local events, programs, and get-togethers, like the Christmas Craft Market.

How long is the commute to downtown Calgary?

The commute from Citadel to downtown Calgary takes 22 minutes by car or 55 minutes by public transportation.

What is the average household income in Citadel?

The average household income in Citadel is $119,185.

Is Citadel a safe place to live?

The crime rates in Citadel are 6% lower than the Calgary average.

Citadel Community Information


A community in north-west Calgary, bounded by Sarcee Trail on the east, Country Hills Blvd on its south and Stoney Trail spanning the north and west. Citadel is served by Calgary Transit bus route 199 going to Crowfoot C-Train station. The community was founded in 1993 and facilities within the area keeps growing. As it is lined with scenic parks with trees along pathways, people can enjoy the outdoor activities in these green spaces.

Hospitals and Clinics Serving Citadel

Citadel is an 18-minute drive from Foothills Medical Centre. Options for a variety of therapies and specialty health clinics can be found in communities closer to the downtown core. The closest veterinary clinics are VCA Canada Country Hills and VCA Canada Crowfoot.


Quick Facts About Citadel

  • Quadrant: Northwest Calgary

  • Population: 11,151

  • Density (Individuals Per Square KM): 4,067

  • Crime rates are 6% lower than the Calgary average.


Citadel Parks and Outdoors

Citadel's love for the outdoors is evident in its lush green parks and extensive walking trails. The central Citadel Park offers a vibrant space for picnics, leisurely strolls, and playtime for children.

Within a 12-minute drive, residents can head to Bowmont Park, Bowness Park, and Nose Hill Park.

Bowmont Park is a sprawling area offering magnificent views of the river valley, where residents can indulge in hiking, bird watching, or simply relaxing by the river. Park features include hiking trails, picnic tables, sports fields, off-leash areas for dogs, and Bowmont Beach.

Bowness Park offers canoeing, skating, and picnicking. This serene spot with boat rentals, ice skating in the winter, and playgrounds for kids makes it a favourite weekend spot for residents.

Nose Hill Park is a sprawling urban park with numerous trails perfect for hiking, biking, and sledding opportunities during the winter. As one of the biggest parks in North America, its panoramic views of the city are unparalleled, making it a cherished spot for both residents and visitors.


Citadel Real Estate Statistics 

There were a total of 161 single-family homes sold in Citadel in 2021 that had an average price of $490,780. These homes saw an average of 27 days on market (DOM). This community saw a total of 128 sales for all property types with an average of 44 days on the market and year over year this community saw a 4.07% increase in sales and an average price increase of 6.26%.


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