North of Thistletown-Beaumond Heights is Finch Avenue West, and to the south is West Humber Parkland. Humber River runs on the east side, while Kipling Avenue is to the west.
The Thistletown-Beaumond Heights neighbourhood has a low population and has a high percentage of families with children (18%) and seniors (17%). The top non-official languages are Italian and Punjabi and top ethnic origins are East Indian, Italian, English, and Filipino. The median after-tax household income in this neighbourhood is $57,522 compared to Toronto’s $52,149. The total major crime incidents rate is 189 per 10,000 people per year.
Thistletown-Beaumond Heights has a high number of single-family homes (50%), semi-detached houses (9%), and duplexes (9%), while it has low number of high-rise apartments, row houses, and low-rise apartments. Home values in this neighbourhood are $414,216, compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000. This is a neighbourhood with the most abundant green space and the most trees in the GTA.
Woodbine Shopping Centre and Yorkdale Shopping Centre are located 7 and 12 km away, respectively. Food Basics is the nearest grocery store while Walmart is located nearby on Islington Avenue and Real Canadian Superstore is 4 km away. Neighbourhood parks include Albion Gardens Park, Thistletown Park, Panorama Park, Village Green Park, Finch – Islington Park, Curtin Park, and Beaumonde Heights Park. The nearest hospital is Etobicoke General Hospital; the nearest libraries are Albion Library, on Albion Road, and Humber Summit Library, on Islington Avenue; and Albion Pool & Health Club is the nearest recreation centre, also located on Albion Road.
HWY 401 and HWY 400 are the nearest highways. HWY 401’s nearest exit is Islington Avenue, while the nearest exit on HWY 400 is Finch Avenue West. Islington Station is the nearest subway station, 11 km away, while the nearest GO station is GO Etobicoke North, 5 km away.
Landmarks in Thistletown Beaumond Hei Etobicoke
The major neighbourhood landmarks include Thistletown Multi-Service Centre on Albion Rd and Border with Humber River.
Schools and Childcare in Thistletown Beaumond Hei Etobicoke
There are two elementary schools in the neighbourhood: Beaumonde Heights Junior Middle School and St. John Vianney Catholic School. The neighbourhood childcare centres are Garderie Du Cercle De L'Amitie, Rowntree Early Learning and Child Care Centre, Rexdale Day Nursery, and Rexdale Women's Centre Nursery.