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Winnipeg Neighbourhoods 

Winnipeg Communities are either east of the Red River or West of the Red River and are further divided by the Assiniboine River west of the Red, and by the massive Transcona rail yards to the east and many have natural boundaries such as roads, railroads, bridges and rivers. 
Within the boundaries of Winnipeg are 236 neighbourhoods, which have been geographically defined as the smallest units of division.
Approximately 186 of these can be considered residential with the remainder classified as industrial neighbourhoods.
The average population of each of Winnipeg's residential neighbourhoods is approximately 4,000 people.
Map of Neighbourhoods in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Winnipeg is more vibrant than ever! 

There is always something exciting to do or see. 

Whether it is taking in a show, enjoying an outdoor festival, attending a community class, or simply hanging out and enjoying Winnipeg’s unique culture.

It is the people that make Winnipeg special. This is a place to work, live, and call home. 


Choosing your Neighbourhood

Community is an essential part of family, of lifestyle and real estate. Understanding local conditions in Winnipeg is important when it comes to buying or selling real estate.
The neighbourhood you choose can have a dramatic impact on all other aspects of your life as well.

Tips for Finding the Perfect Neighborhood


Here are some tips for finding the neighbourhood that is right for you.
Make a list of all of the amenities that are close by in the neighborhood you are considering as your new residence.
Keep in mind what distances and routes to each of these places are acceptable and what are not.

Determine what the best features of the neighborhoods are this is especially helpful if you are deciding between a few different neighborhoods.

Are there parks nearby?

  • Is it scenic and visually appealing?
  • Are there quiet areas, streets, culs de sac?
  • Are the people friendly in the neighborhood?
  • Is the neighborhood clean?  Yards, streets, parks?
  • Are there nice trees and foliage?
  • Do the lots have large or small yards?
  • Are there walkways and are they easily accessible?
  • Is it a safe neighborhood?
  • What are the market values of the homes in the area?
  • Are there many houses for sale?
  • How long ago was the community developed?
  • What is the average age of the people in the area?
  • Are there families with small children in the area?
  • What is the proximity to schools?

Are there community events or organizations?

Walk around in the neighborhood.
The best way to determine the cleanliness and friendliness
of the neighborhood is to walk around in it and meet its residents