Located in the Burnewood section of Millwood, in Edmonton is the residential neighborhood of Jackson Heights. This relatively newer neighborhood was named after Annie May Jackson, who was the first woman police officer with the Edmonton Police Department.
Virtually all of the homes in Jackson Heights are owner occupied and very few are rented by tenants. Statistics show nearly 97% are owner occupied.
The neighborhood has a lot of new and old tenants alike and new people continue to move in. Most residents have moved sometime in the last five years or so, and nearly every home in Jackson Heights is lived in by its owner.
Designated schools for Jackson Heights are: Jackson Heights Elementary, Hardisty Junior High, and McNally Senior High.
In Jackson Heights you are close to it all and there is never a dull moment. For the avid golfer there is the Mill Wood Golf Course, known as a high caliber course. There is avid outdoor life in Jackson heights as well for hiking, cycling, walking, and running. Shopping is nearby too with several local malls and shopping centers in the area.