Acadia was established in 1960. It’s bordered by the Bow River on the East, Heritage Drive on the North, Southland Drive on the South, and MacLeod Trail on the West. We’re in the SE quadrant of Calgary.
Acadia has the distinction of being home to 9 schools, representing both the Public and Separate school boards, as well as a charter school and bilingual schools.
The City of Calgary maintains a great neighbourhood profile of Acadia which you will find on their website. We have ample shopping and restaurant option, and have close access to major transportation routes like Blackfoot Trail, Deerfoot, Southland and MacLeod. On the east we have access to the Bow River, and on the West, we have Heritage and Southland LRT stations.
The City of Calgary also has completed a full demographic profile of Acadia which you will find on their website.
Our residents love Acadia and so do others. Avenue Calgary magazine has voted Acadia the #2 best community in Calgary and also have written some great articles on what makes our neighbourhood so sought after.