North of Henry Farm is Sheppard Avenue East, and to the south is HWY 401. Victoria Park Avenue is to the east, while Don River East Branch is to the west.
The Henry Farm neighbourhood has a very diverse population, with many different languages and cultures. This neighbourhood has a high percentage of families with children (19%) and working age people (49%), compared to Toronto. Among other GTA neighbourhoods, the number of pre-retirement people and seniors is very low. The top non-official languages are Persian (Farsi) and Mandarin, while top ethnic origins are Chinese, East Indian, Filipino, and English. Residents have a median after-tax household income of $47,659, slightly lower compared to Toronto’s $52,149. Henry Farm is home to a very large number of local businesses with a total major crime incidents rate of 118 per 10,000 people per year.
The Henry Farm neighbourhood has a very high number of high-rise apartment buildings (73%) and row houses (13%). Henry Farm has a very low number of single-family homes and low-rise apartments with no semi-detached houses or duplexes. Home values in the neighbourhood are $372,110, compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000.
Enjoy some shopping at Fairview Mall and Bayview Village Shopping Centre. The nearest grocery store is Foodland, while Walmart and Real Canadian Superstore are located 5 km and 8 km away. Relax in neighbourhood parks such as Havenbrook Park, Manor Park, and Parkway Forest Park. Rest assured that North York General Hospital is located near the neighbourhood and Fairview Library is available to grab some books. Georges Vanier Secondary School has the closest swimming pool for residents to enjoy.
The Henry Farm neighbourhood is on the intersection of HWY 404 and 401. The nearest HWY 401 exits are Victoria Park Avenue and Leslie Avenue, while the nearest HWY 404 exit is Sheppard Avenue East. Don Mills and Leslie subway stations are nearby while the closest GO station is GO Oriole.
Landmarks in Henry Farm North York
Major landmarks in this neighbourhood are St. Mary Armenian Apostolic Church.
Schools and Childcare in Henry Farm North York
There are two elementary schools in the area, including Forest Manor Public School and Shaughnessy Public School. Children can be cared for at Forest Manor School Age YMCA, Shaughnessy Boulevard Children’s Centre, All about kids Sheppard, Montessori Education Centre, Kids & Company, Head Start Montessori, and Parkway Forest Jr. YMCA.