Prairie Springs Real Estate Listings
The community of Prairie Springs is a pleasant, affordable family community on the western edge of Airdrie. It is bordered by Yankee Valley Blvd to the north, 8 St SW to the east, the neighbourhood of Windsong to the south and Chinook Winds Dr SW to the west. The population of this tidy community, established in 2009, is 1,406.
There are 350 single family detached homes in Prairie Springs, on generously sized lots. The community epitomizes the reason why people choose to call Airdrie home; lots of elbow room, reasonable prices and property taxes. The average home price is $401,357. It is an architecturally controlled community with a variety of exterior finishing options.
The community is built around a large and welcoming central park where families can play and children can safely run free. Prairie Springs is adjacent to Chinook Winds Regional Park, a wonderful outdoor playground with a toboggan hill and cross country ski trails, a children’s splash park, skate board park, beach volleyball court, baseball diamonds and multi-sport courts. Picnic shelters and tables are available and the park is illuminated with solar lighting in the evening. Prairie Springs is well connected to the 80 km long Airdrie path way system. There is a wetland running along the western edge of the community, home to water fowl and marsh song birds.
Yankee Valley Blvd is the connector route to Queen Elizabeth II Highway. Commuters enjoy a 25 minute drive to Calgary’s downtown core and frequent flyers will relish in the 10 minute trip to the Calgary International Airport. Shopping, restaurants, movie theatres and medical facilities are just a short car trip away.
Nearby schools include a French Immersion facility, Airdrie Koinonia Christian School, A.E. Bowers Elementary, Ralph McCall Elementary, Nose Creek Elementary and Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic School.