Agincourt South-Malvern West is south of Finch Avenue East to Midland Avenue and Brimley Road until the C.P. railway. South of the neighbourhood is HWY 401 while Markham Road passes to the east and Kennedy Road to the west.
Agincourt South-Malvern West is one of the largest neighbourhoods in the GTA. It has a slightly higher population of youth and seniors and is very diverse culturally. Cantonese and Chinese are the top non-official languages spoken and top ethnic origins are Chinese, East Indian, Filipino, and Sri Lankan. The average after-tax household income is $53,886, which is slightly higher than the median for the City of Toronto ($52,149). Generally a safe neighbourhood, the total crime incidents per 10,000 people per year in Agincourt South-Malvern West is 173. With a small-town feel, this neighbourhood is home to a very large number of local businesses.
Single detached houses and duplexes are abundant in Agincourt South-Malvern West compared to the City of Toronto, encompassing 42% and 10% of houses in the neighbourhood, respectively. The number of apartment buildings, however, is lower than City of Toronto averages. The average home price in this neighbourhood is $332,710, lower compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000. However, without a lot of green space, there are not many trees to enjoy in the summer.
Shop at Scarborough Town Centre and Fairview Mall are located 3 km and 7 km away respectively. Stock up on groceries at Food Basics, located inside the neighbourhood or head to Walmart or Real Canadian Superstore, both located 2 km away from Agincourt South-Malvern West centre. Kids will love the parks in this neighbourhood. Nearby are Farquharson Park, Garden Avenue Parkette, Agincourt Park, McDairmid Park, North Agincourt Park, Snowhill Park, Collingwood Park, White Haven Park, and DonaldaParkette. Scarborough Hospital is only 5 km away from the centre of the neighbourhood. Bring the kids for a quiet day at Agincourt Library, only 2 km away. Agincourt Recreation Centre, located in the neighbourhood has a swimming pool.
The nearest HWY 401 exitsare Kennedy Road,McCowan Rd and Markham Rd while HWY 404 is located 6 km away. Agincourt South-Malvern West is an extremely convenient location for subway commuters as it is served by Ellesmere Station, Mdland Station, Scarborough Central Station and McCowan Station. The nearest GO station is GO Agincourt.
Landmarks in Agincourt South Malvern West Scarborough
Nearby landmarks include Msgr. Fraser College, Agincourt Commercial Centre at Kennedy Road, and Toronto East Court Office.
Schools and Childcare in Agincourt South Malvern West Scarborough
Neighbourhood elementary schools include Sir Alexander Mackenzie Senior Public School,White Haven Public School, St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic School, Agincourt Junior Public School, C. D. Farquharson Junior Public School, and North Agincourt Junior Public School. Secondary schools in the neighbourhood are Agincourt Collegiate Institute and Sir William Osler High School.
Young children will also be well looked after with a number of nearby childcare centres, including Agincourt Montessori School, Kimbercroft Day Nursery 1, Immanual Day Care Centre, Heart Beatz Child Care, Kimbercroft Day Nursery 2, Baylawn Co-operative Preschool, and C.D. Farquharson Jr. YMCA.