North of Mount Pleasant East is Blythwood Road, and to the south is Moore Avenue. Bayview Avenue passes on the east side, while Mount Pleasant Road is to the west.
The Mount Pleasant East neighbourhood has a high percentage of working age people (48%), families with children (17%), and pre-retirement people (13%). This neighbourhood has a very low percentage of families with youth and seniors and has no population diversity. Top non-official languages are Serbian and Spanish, and top ethnic origins are English, Scottish, Irish, and German. Residents have a median after-tax household income of $71,154, very high compared to Toronto’s $52,149. The Mount Pleasant East neighbourhood has a very high number of educated people with at least post-secondary education. It has one of the lowest crime rates of 84 incidents per 10,000 people per year.
Mount Pleasant East has a very high number of single-detached houses (30%) and semi-detached houses (22%). The neighbourhood has high home prices compared to similar neighbourhoods in the GTA, averaging around $815,247 compared to City of Toronto averages of $600,000. It also has a low level of green space and not many trees.
Head to the nearby malls, Yonge Eglinton Centre or Hazelton Lanes, which is 5 km away. Metro is the nearest grocery store, while Canadian Tire and Home Depot are 3 km away. Hang out in neighbourhood parks such as Sherwood Park, The Mission Ground Parkette, Mount Pleasant Parkette, Pottery Playground, and Charlotte Maher Parkette. Also located near the neighbourhood are Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Mount Pleasant Library, and North Toronto Memorial Community Centre, which is 2 km away.
The Don Valley Parkway is 5 km away, while HWY 404 is 12 km away. Head to the subway to Eglinton, Davisville, or St. Clair stations, or the GO to GO Union, 8 km away from the neighbourhood.
Landmarks in Mount Pleasant North York
Major landmarks of this neighbourhood include Eglinton Bayview Medical Centre, and Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Schools and Childcare in Mount Pleasant North York
There are two elementary schools in Mount Pleasant East: Maurice Cody Junior Public School and Hodgson Senior Public School, while Northern Secondary School is the lone secondary school here. Childcare centres in this neighbourhood are ABC Academy Bayview, Manor Montessori School 1, Maurice Cody Child Care, Little Tots' Manor, Little Tots' Manor 2, The Beez Kneez – Millwood, and Purple Tree Child Care.