Northmount is located in Northwest Edmonton Alberta. This neighborhood is split in half by 144 Avenue with the south half being the half containing the neighborhood of Northmount and the north half making up the neighborhood of Evansdale. The area of Northmount features many schools, churches, shopping, and medical services.
Housing in both neighborhoods is predominantly single family dwellings with just over half (54%) of the homes in Evansdale and seven out of ten (69%) of the homes in Northmount being of this type. Evansdale has a significant portion of residences (24%) in walk up apartment buildings, while approximately one in five residences (20%) in both neighborhoods are row houses.
The neighborhood is served by six schools in the area, including three junior high schools.
There are two shopping malls in Dickinsfield. One is the Dickinsfield Mall. The other is North Town Centre, located at the southwest corner of Northmount. Immediately across 137 Avenue from the North Town Centre is Northgate Centre. The Edmonton Transit System's Northgate Transit Centre is located next to North Town Mall on the north side of 137 Avenue.