Eau Claire Real Estate Statistics
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Amenities in Eau Claire
Eau Claire is a vibrant, popular community conveniently located in downtown Calgary, Alberta. If you’re looking for riverside condominiums with shopping, restaurants, and entertainment options all at your fingertips, Eau Claire is the place to be.
Set alongside the Bow River and across from Prince’s Island Park, Eau Claire has the unique advantage of offering residents both nature and the convince of endless modern amenities.
Eau Claire is home to local markets, coffee shops, and specialty stores. The multi-use Bow River Pathway is popular with residents, connecting them to the city’s large network of cycling trails and walking pathways.
Within a short drive, residents can be at some of Calgary’s most popular attractions like the Calgary Zoo, Calgary Tower, or Scotiabank Saddledome.
Eau Claire Fitness and Recreation Opportunities
Fitness enthusiasts in Eau Claire are surrounded by gym options including F45 Training, Anytime Fitness, GoodLife Fitness, World Gym, and many others. A variety of equipment, personal training, and all types of group classes are available to residents.
Killarney Aquatic and Recreation Centre is the perfect spot for families to swim, play, and stay active. Amenities include a heated pool, a dive tank, a terrific weight room, a cardio gym, and a bright fitness club.
Olympic Plaza, a 1988 Olympic Winter Games venue turned park, features a pond, a stage, and a seasonal ice-skating rink.
Scotiabank Saddledome, the stadium home of hockey’s Calgary Flames, is just a 10-minute drive away. Catch hockey games, concerts, shows, and events, all year round!
Eau Claire is a short drive from Shaganappi Point Golf Course, an expansive course that boasts amazing views of downtown Calgary and overlooks the south bank of the Bow River.
Eau Claire Shopping and Dining
Eau Claire residents have endless options when it comes to running errands, retail shopping, dining, and entertainment thanks to its close proximity to downtown Calgary.
Within a few short minutes, residents can have access to a number of grocery stores, specialty markets, health food stores, pharmacies, gas stations, convenience stores, and pet stores.
Eau Claire Market is located right within the community. This sizable shopping center provides a variety of stores, eateries, and a children’s playground.
The CORE Shopping Centre features the tropical indoor Devonian Gardens and houses upscale boutiques, while Stephen Avenue Walk is lined with mainstream brands, western wear stores, pubs and steakhouses.
TD Square is an airy, upscale, multi-story shopping mall that features high-end designer shops, restaurants, and a food court. Shop from names like Harry Rosen, Sephora, Chanel, and Holt Renfrew. The mall has a variety of dining options including Cactus Club and The Metropolitan.
As for nightlife, residents can choose between relaxed watering holes, gritty venues for local music, a dimly lit speakeasy, DJ-spinning nightclubs, or country bars with line dancing. That’s just to name a few!
While Eau Claire has some coffee shops, a steak house and other dining choices, residents can head downtown for everything from trendy taco joints to Korean restaurants.
Schools Serving Eau Claire
Eau Claire 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 Mount Royal School, Ramsay, Connaught, Rideau Park, and Western Canada High School.
Catholic school options include St. Isidore School, Sacred Heart, St. Monica, St. Michael, Holy Name, Bishop Carroll High School, and St. Mary’s High School.
Private school options include Delta West Academy, Montessori School of Calgary, and North Point School for Boys.
Childcare options around Eau Claire include Downtown Calgary Montessori, AlphaBeeZ Childcare, Children’s Creative, and tons of other options downtown.
Transportation in Eau Claire
Eau Claire residents have immediate access to Calgary Transit bus routes 300, and 449, and plenty of other routes servicing the downtown core. The nearest LRT Station is 6 Street SW Station.
Eau Claire is located immediately north of Downtown Calgary, and south of the Bow River.
Eau Claire FAQs
What is the population of Eau Claire?
The population of Eau Claire is 1,810.
Is there a local community association in Eau Claire?
Eau Claire is covered by Eau Claire Community Association. The ECCA is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the community.
How long is the commute to downtown Calgary?
The commute from Eau Claire to the downtown core takes just a few minutes by car or 10 minutes by public transportation.
What is the average household income in Eau Claire?
The average household income in Eau Claire is $187,024.
Is Eau Claire a safe place to live?
The crime rates in Eau Claire are 60% lower than the Calgary average.
Eau Claire Community Information
Eau Claire literally means clear water. It is situated nearly in downtown of Calgary, and the Bow River on its south. The neighbourhood originated from a reclaimed industrial land until was named Eau Claire Lumber Company thereafter. It is a good combination of natural, industrial and residential community. In addition, within Eau Claire is the city’s Festival District, and also near The Prince’s Island making it as one of Calgary’s most prominent area.
Hospitals and Clinics Serving Eau Claire
Eau Claire is a 9-minute drive from Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre. There are nearby options for a variety of therapies and specialty health clinics. There are two veterinary clinics nearby, Animal Clinic Calgary and VCA Canada 17th Ave.
Quick Facts About Eau Claire
Quadrant: Southwest Calgary
Density (Individuals Per Square KM): 2,539
Crime rates are 60% lower than the Calgary average.
Eau Claire Parks and Outdoors
Although Eau Claire is right beside the downtown core, residents are still lucky enough to have direct access to the river and a taste of nature.
Eau Claire Park is a fantastic park in downtown Calgary located along the riverfront. Features include walkways, a wading pool and spray park, restaurants, and a playground. This park is even home to its very own market, Eau Claire Market. Peace Bridge is connected to this park, a beautiful red pedestrian bridge with a memorable structural design.
Shaw Millennium Park is just a few minutes away. Established in 2000, this is the largest skate park in North America with 75,000 square feet of skateable surfaces. Park features include a waterfall, clock tower, laser lights, basketball courts, a beach volleyball court, an amphitheatre, and boulder climbing rocks expected for 2023.
Prince’s Island Park is just across the river from Eau Claire. This beautiful highly used park holds many large events throughout the year including the Canada Day Celebration and Calgary Folk Festival. Park features include picnic areas, flower gardens, a playground, pathways, hiking trails, an off-leash park, and the River Cafe. During the winter enjoy cross-country skiing and outdoor skating.
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