North of Rexdale-Kipling is West Humber River Branch, and to the south is Rexdale Blvd. Islington Avenue is to the east, while Kipling Avenue is to the west.
The Rexdale-Kipling neighbourhood has a low population, and the number of seniors (18%) and pre-retirement people (13%) is high. The top non-official languages are Spanish and Italian and the top ethnic origins are English, Italian, Irish, and Scottish. The median after-tax household income in this neighbourhood is $51,194, compared to Toronto’s $52,149. The total major crime incidents rate is 156 crimes per 10,000 people per year.
Rexdale-Kipling has a high number of single-family homes (47%), row houses (11%), and duplexes (9%), while it has low number of high-rise apartments and semi-detached houses. Home prices in the neighbourhood are $392,271, compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000. Rexdale-Kipling has very busy streets with a high road volume.
Enjoy a trip to Woodbine Shopping Centre or Yorkdale Shopping Centre, which is 10 km away from the centre of the neighbourhood. The nearest grocery stores are Food Basics and No Frills, while Walmart and Real Canadian Superstore are located 2 to 3 km away. There are a few parks in the area, including Rexdale Park, Rexlington Park, and Frost Park. Also near the area are Etobicoke General Hospital, Rexdale Library, and The Elms Community School, on Golfdown Drive.
This neighbourhood is close to all main highways: HWY 401, HWY 400, and HWY 427. The nearest HWY 401 exit is Islington Ave; HWY 400 is located 6 km away. Grab the subway to Islington Station, 10 km away, or the GO to GO Etobicoke North.
Landmarks in Rexdale Kipling Etobicoke
The major neighbourhood landmarks include Rexdale Library, Thistletown Collegiate Institute, Rexdale Plaza on Rexdale Blvd., and Kipling Plaza at Kipling Ave.
Schools and Childcare in Rexdale Kipling Etobicoke
Schools in the area are Rivercrest Junior School and Thistletown Collegiate Institute. The few childcare centres in the neighbourhood are YWCA Bergamot Early Learning, Sunny Faces Day Care Centre - Rivercrest JS, and Mandi Day Care.