Shawnessy, established in the year 1981 is a residential neighborhood located in the south-west region of Calgary, Alberta province, Canada. This suburban neighborhood is bounded by MacLeod Trail to the east, Shawnessy Boulevard to the north, James McKevitt Road to the west and the 162 Avenue S to the south.
The Shawnessy community is served by the railway station of the C-Train LRT system, and the Town Centre is the main shopping area located to the east of the community. Shawnessy is the best neighborhood in Calgary.
Shawnessy was developed in the south region of Fish Creek Park in the 1980s as an area of single-family homes. And later on, the 1.4 square miles place developed into one of the best neighborhoods in Calgary with a total population of 9,385 people in 2011.