Bonnie Doon Real Estate
With a name originating from Scottish words meaning a “pleasant, rolling countryside”, the beauty of Bonnie Doon proved to be aptly named. Residential properties are overlooking the North Saskatchewan River. The neighbourhood is also next to Mill Creek Ravine and has a
superb view of the river valley. The green spaces bordering the community keep residents closer to nature. Real estate in
Bonnie Doon also features wooded backyards and amenities within walking distance. While 40% are single-detached homes, dwellings range from older bungalows, duplexes, apartment buildings, and condos.
Despite it being one of the older neighbourhoods in the city, Bonnie Doon also houses the first large format suburban shopping centre of Edmonton
— Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre. Residents can get to the nearest grocery store on foot from residential properties. There are also restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Other amenities include dental clinics, The Canada Post Saint Thomas Health Centre, a gym, banks, a public library, and bowling lanes
Locals can choose from different modes of transportation. The neighbourhood is transit-friendly, especially since there are approximately 20 bus lines nearby. The cycling network in the area is well-developed, making it a bike-friendly community. Children can also go to school by walking. There is the Ecole Maurice-Lavallee, which is a French post-secondary school. Bonnie Doon Playschool is a preschool just a block away.
Rutherford Public Elementary School is also nearby. Campus Saint-Jean is in Bonnie Doon as well. It is a campus of the University of Alberta. It includes a residence and the Saint-Jean Community Garden. For those who prefer homeschooling, Board School Centre-Nord is available. This school also offers other services, such as mental health and speech-language therapy.
The slow-paced ambiance of Bonnie Doon makes it the perfect option for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere. The population totalling around 5,000 is composed of individuals from different age groups. Of these, the median age is 39.3.
Bonnie Doon Listings Summary
Bonnie Doon - Town vs. Region Stats
Avg Price in Bonnie Doon: $491,700 / Region Avg $465,100
Avg Sq. Ft. in Bonnie Doon: 1,208 / Region Avg 1,482
Avg Price per/sqft in Bonnie Doon:$407 / Region Avg $314
Avg Walkscore in Bonnie Doon: 80 / Region Avg 35
Avg Year Built in Bonnie Doon: 1982 / Region Avg 1992
Avg Days on Website in Bonnie Doon: 63 / Region Avg 76