Mission is a district located in the central historical neighborhood of Calgary, Alberta, which first originated as a Catholic mission, Notre Dame de la Paix. Mission has the famous 4th Street with lots of trendy shops and restaurants. This place is also known for the Lilac Festival it hosts during the month of May every year.
The French influence is prevalent in this neighborhood. All the streets in Mission are fundamentally French names which are why they also have a street numbering system in place.
Mission is one of the neighborhoods where the flood impacts are high. This place which has a land area 0.9 square miles was submerged in 1929 when the Bow River overran and was also evacuated in 2013 due to flooding.
Real Estate Statistics of Mission 2017
Average Sq. Ft. 969
Average Price $430,196
Average Price per Sq. Ft. $444
Lowest Listing Price $149,000
Highest Listing Price $1,750,000