Bendale neighbourhood is south of Highway 401 and north of West Highland Creek. McCowan Road is to the east and Midland Avenue is to the west.
This highly populated neighbourhood has had significant growth in recent years. It compensates for this population with a large area. There are 17% seniors and a slightly low population of working-aged people. Top non-official languages are Tamil and Tagalog (Filipino) while top ethnic origins are Chinese, East Indian, English, and Filipino. The median after-tax household income in this neighbourhood is $51,254, pretty close to the City of Toronto average of $52,149. The Bendaleneighbourhood has a crime rate of 196 per 10,000 people per year.
The Bendaleneighbourhood has a very high number of single-detached houses (39%) and duplexes, at 10% of houses. The number of low-rise apartments, semi-detached houses, and row houses are lower than City of Toronto averages. This neighbourhood has low home prices averaging around $329,355.
Scarborough Town Centre provides a great place to shop within Bendale. Grab some groceries at FreshCo, Real Canadian Superstore, or Walmart, all located within the neighbourhood. Residents can enjoy the nearby parks like Edgewood Park, Frank Faubert Woods Lot, Hague Park, Hunters Glen Park, Albert Campbell Square, St. Andrews Park – Scarborough, Thomson Memorial Park, and Donwood Park. Scarborough Hospital is within this neighbourhood and residents can check out books at Bendale Library or swim at the pool in Bendale Business and Technical Institute.
The nearest HWY 401 existsare Brimley Road, Midland Ave andMcCowan Rd. HWY 404 is 10 km away. Nearest subway stations are: Midland Station, McCowan Station, Ellesmere Station, Lawrence Station, and Scarborough Centre Station.The nearest GO Station is GO Kennedy, 4 km away.
Landmarks in Ben Scarborough
Landmarks in the Bendaleneighbourhood are Scarborough Civic Centre and Scarborough City Centre.
Schools and Childcare in Ben Scarborough
There are a number of schools in the area: Charles Gordon Senior Public School, Donwood Park Junior Public, Edgewood Public School, Knob Hill Public School,Hunter’s Glen Junior Public School, St. Victor Catholic School,St. Andrews Public School,Bendale Business And Technical Institute, Alternative Scarborough Education,David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute andSt. Albert Catholic School. There are a number of childcare centres in the neighbourhood, including Cedarbrae Day Nurseries, Cedarbrae Infant Day Nursery, Knob Hill Day Nursery, Squirrel’s Nest Child Care Centre, Scarborough Jr. YMCA, Rosalie Hall Infant/Toddler Centre, N.Y.A.D. Donwood Park PS,St. Albert – Network Child Care Services, Hunter’s Glen School Age YMCA, and Knob Hill School Age YMCA.