North of the Rockcliffe-Smythe neighbourhood is Lambton Avenue to Eglinton Avenue West, and to the south is the C.P. Railway. The eastern border of the neighbourhood starts from the intersection of Lambton Ave and C.N.R/C.P. Railway. It then proceeds south until Northland Avenue and then goes south and west along many neighbourhood streets until it reaches St. Clair Avenue West. From there it goes south along Runnymede Street until the C.P. Railway. Finally, the Humber River passes along the western border of this neighbourhood.
The Rockcliffe-Smythe neighbourhood is a low growth neighbourhood with a high rate of families with children (17%) and seniors (15%). The top non-official languages are Portuguese and Spanish, while the top ethnic origins are Portuguese, English, Vietnamese, and Irish. Residents have a median after-tax household income of $46,154. The total major crime incidents rate is 181 per 10,000 people per year.
Rockcliffe-Smythe has a high number of single-detached houses (31%), semi-detached houses (12%), and duplexes (5%), compared to the City of Toronto. The neighbourhood has low home prices compared to similar neighbourhoods in Toronto, averaging around $353,967, while the City of Toronto average is $600,000.
Dufferin Mall and Yorkdale Shopping Centre are the nearest malls to enjoy a leisurely shopping trip. The nearest grocery stores are Food basics, while Walmart is in the neighbourhood. End a busy day by relaxing in neighbourhood parks such as Haney Park, Harwood Park, Henrietta Park, Smythe Park, Marie Baldwin Park, Noble Park, Rose valley Park, Scarkett-St Clair Parkette, Scarlett Bridge Parkette, and Scarlett Woods. Also near the area are Humber River Regional Hospital, Jane/Dundas Library, and Runnymede Collegiate Institute, on Jane Street.
HWY 400 and the Gardiner Expressway are the nearest highways. You’ll have a few options to get here by the subway, including getting to Royal York Station, Old Mill Station, Jane Station, Runnymede Station, and High Park Station, all located to the south of the neighbourhood. The nearest GO stations are GO Weston to the north, and GO Bloor to the south.
Landmarks in Rockcliffe Smythe Etobicoke
Landmarks in the area include Scarlett Woods Golf Course and the Lambton Golf and Country Club.
Schools and Childcare in Rockcliffe Smythe Etobicoke
Elementary schools in the neighbourhood are Rockcliffe Middle School, Roselands Junior Public School, Lambton Park Community School, Harwood Public School, George Syme Community School, Cordella Junior Public School, and Santa Maria Catholic School. The lone secondary school here is Archbishop Romero Catholic School. Children can be dropped off at one of the childcare centres in this neighbourhood, including Lambton Park B &A School Program, Lambton Park Child Care Centre, Happy Day Child Care Centre, Romero Bears Child Care Centre, and Roseland Day Care Centre.