Community Spotlight on Griesbach


Griesbach is a residential neighbourhood in the Castle Downs area of north west Edmonton. The Griesbach area is bounded on the north by 153 Avenue, on the east by 97 Street, on the south by 137 Avenue, and on the west by Castle Downs Road. The community was formerly a military base as part of the Canadian Forces  in Edmonton but began its conversion over to residential land in the year 2000, new homes continue to be built in this area today. 

The homes of Griesbach have all been built in the 2000’s and are single family dwellings.  The remainder of properties consists of duplexes and some townhomes. Nine out of ten residences are owner occupied making this a settled and family oriented community. The average single family home price is approximately $512,000 and the average annual family income is $103,000. Shopping and services are available just outside the neighbourhood at Northgate Centre and North Town Centre. 

Nearby Amenities: 

Designated Schools:

  • Major General Griesbach School ( Grades K – 7)
  • Queen Elizabeth High School (Grades 10-12)


  • Boston Pizza
  • Japanese Village
  • Laziza
  • Saigon Paradise
  • The Bedouins
  • Canyon Grill 


  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Lakeside Landing Shopping Centre
  • Northgate Shopping Centre
  • Londonderry Mall
  • Walmart

Entertainment and Things to do:

  • Cineplex movie theatre
  • Parks and walking trails
  • O’Leary Fitness and Leisure Centre



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