Crawford Plains is a residential neighbourhood located in the Mill Woods area of southeast Edmonton. It is a part of the Mill Woods community of Southwood. This Edmonton neighbourhood is named after a local politician named Neil Crawford (1931-1992).
According to past federal census, development in Crawford Plains began during the 1970s when two out of every four of the residences in the neighbourhood were constructed. Most of the residences in the neighbourhood were constructed during the 1980s when another three out of five were built. The remaining 14.4% were built during the 1990s.
According to past municipal census, Crawford Plains consists of predominantly single family dwellings, which account for four out of every five of all the residences in the neighbourhood. Row houses account for another one in six of the residences. The remaining 6% of the residences are duplexes. Four out of five residences are owner occupied.
There is a single school in the neighbourhood, Crawford Plains School, operated by the Edmonton Public School System.
Residents have good access to shopping with the Mill Woods Town Centre shopping centre located nearby.
The neighbourhood is bounded on the west by 50 Street, the north by Mill Woods Road and 16A Avenue, on the east by 34 Street, and on the south by Anthony Henday Drive.
Other communities in the area include; Daly Grove, Greenview, Jackson Heights and Michaels Park